Human Services Committee

The Human Services Committee has cognizance of all matters relating to the Department of Social Services, including institutions under its jurisdiction, and the Department of Aging and Disability Services.



  Committee Membership   

 Print List

 Print List

District Position Name  Website Party
083 Co-Chair Abercrombie, Catherine F. D
S22 Co-Chair Moore, Marilyn V. D
S32 Ranking Member Berthel, Eric C. R
063 Ranking Member Case, Jay M. R
S09 Vice Chair Lesser, Matthew L. D
132 Vice Chair Leeper, Jennifer D
S17 Member Cabrera, Jorge D
072 Member Butler, Larry B. D
065 Member Cook, Michelle L. D
142 Member Dathan, Lucy D
060 Member Garibay, Jane M. D
035 Member Goupil, Christine D
135 Member Hughes, Anne M. D
084 Member Santiago, Hilda E. D
126 Member Stallworth, Charlie L. D
151 Member Arora, Harry R
067 Member Buckbee, Bill R
080 Member Mastrofrancesco, Gale L. R
112 Member Scott, Tony J R
141 Member Wood, Terrie E. R


Human Services Committee
  • Legislative Office Building, Room 2000
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  •   (860) 240‑0492
  •   (860) 240‑0198
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Related Information and Forums

  Informational Forum Regarding Nursing Homes  

  Joint Informational Forum Regarding Medicare in CT  

  Joint Informational Forum, ARPA Spending Plan for Home and Community Based Services  

  Joint Informational Forum, Medicaid 101  

  Joint Informational Forum re Mathematica Final Report - A Study of the COVID-19 Outbreak and Response in CT's Long-Term Care Facilities  

  Joint Informational Forum re FFY 21 Health and Human Services Block Grant Allocation Plans  

  Appropriations, Human Services & Public Health Committees Informational Forum on Mathematica's Interim Report - A Study of the COVID-19 Outbreak and Response in Connecticut's Long-Term Care Facilities  

  Listening Session Regarding Potential Legislative Proposals on COVID-19 Related Public Health Issues  

  Joint Informational Forum re FFY21 LIHEAP, FFY21 CSBG and FFY20 CSBG CARES Act Amendment Plans  

  Public Health and Human Services Committees Joint Informational Hearing on the impact of the COVID Crisis on the Nursing Home Industry  

  Benefits Cliff Informational Forum  

  Public Hearing on Hospital Settlement Agreement-December 13, 2019  

  Medicaid Innovation Forum  

  Electronic Visit Verification Implementation for Home and Community-Based Providers Forum  

  Informational forum on Connecticut's Medicaid Expenditures, Initiatives and Long-Term Services and Supports Rebalancing  

  DSS Forum  

 April 21, 2014

  Appropriations and Human Services Committees Joint Briefing on Medicaid and Medicaid Waiver Programs  

  Joint Forums on the Department of Children and Families