Mental Health Waiver
Through the waiver program, the State of Connecticut offers an array of home and community-based services. These services assist Medicaid eligible adults with serious mental health conditions with living successfully in the community and avoiding institutional care. MHC is a state-approved WISE provider offering participants individualized recovery plans that promote health, wellness, recovery and success in the community.
For more information about the Mental Health Waiver Program (WISE), please call 203-527-3145.
Mental Health Concierge
Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) recognizes the limitations that people with private health insurance may face when trying to access timely and appropriate mental health services. To this end, MHC has created Mental Health Concierge. This unique service offers in-home, one-on-one, community-based rehabilitative services that support and promote recovery and complement services covered by private insurance.
Offered throughout Connecticut, Mental Health Concierge provides a breadth of services and supports for individuals with mental health conditions, including:
- Maintaining a home,
- Managing finances,
- Negotiating external systems of support (physical and behavioral health),
- Developing community connections,
- Skill-building, and/or
For more information about Mental Health Concierge, please call 203-527-3145.
People with developmental disabilities are three to four times more likely to experience mental health conditions than people in the general population. Using its expertise in the field of mental health, Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) provides services and supports to address the specific needs of people who are dually diagnosed with developmental disabilities and mental health conditions, which are designed to meet a critical need in the state and support overall health and wellness.
For more information about MHC’s Developmental Services, please call 860-529-1970.
Information and Referral Line
MHC’s Information and Referral Line offers Connecticut residents information about support groups, general mental health inquiries, behavioral health services and supports, and other mental health resources.
To access the line, call 800-842-1501, ext. 10.
MHC offers a variety of programs and services to promote recovery for people with mental illnesses in our communities, including residential services, supported and transitional employment, supported education, psychosocial rehabilitation, peer support services and case management. In addition to the statewide office in West Hartford, MHC offers programs and services in Bridgeport, Danbury, Stamford, Torrington, Waterbury and West Hartford.
Mental Health Connecticut, Inc.
61 South Main Street, Suite 100
West Hartford, CT 06107