Out of School Time Care

2-1-1- is Connecticut’s free information and referral service. Simply by dialing 2-1-1, a toll-free number throughout Connecticut, callers can reach knowledgeable, multilingual staff and get information and referrals to programs such as:

  • Boys and Girl Scouts
  • Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Park and Recreation Programs
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Tutoring
  • Homework Assistance
  • Summer School
  • Youth Enrichment Programs

Dial 2-1-1 or visit on the web at 211ct.org 


Home Alone Information

For assistance with home alone questions, contact the Department of Children and Families (DCF).  Department of Children and Families has guidelines available to help make an informed decision. Click here for Department of Children and Families website for guidelines for leaving your child alone.