Basic Needs

Find places to get food, clothing, diapers, and other basic needs.


Get connected with agencies that offer job finding help, career counseling, training, and other employment services.


Locate farmer's markets, food pantries, and soup kitchens, and learn how to apply for food assistance programs.

Health Care

Find health insurance, medical providers, community clinics, and mental health and substance abuse treatment.


Search for public and low-income housing options, shelters, rent payment and deposit programs, mortgage help, and other housing resources.


See the full list of service categories, including Youth and Financial Supports.

Mayor Justin Elicker 


What's New

Finding an activity for youths has never been so easy. The city of New Haven launched the first New Haven Youth Map in 2013. This revamped version continues to allow users to navigate activities and programs available for youths.

Due to COVID-19, for openings and availability of other youth programs please call them directly.

The Youth & Recreation Department is excited to announce that they will be offering eSports leagues for players of all ages by partnering with GGLeagues! Create teams, show off your gaming skills and become a local legend!

Featuring games such as:
Fortnite (solos and duos)
Super Smash Brothers Ultimate
Madden for Xbox and PS4
Rocket League (1v1s and 3v3s)

Age divisions offered:
8 - 12 yrs.
13 - 18 yrs.
18+ yrs.

For more information on how-to sign-up email

How to Use the Site

 This video will walk you through how to use the site.

Updates/ Seasonal Information


If you are a healthcare worker or first responder and need care for your child while you work please call this dedicated 211 number.


For more information on COVID-19 childcare Click here!

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