Community Resources

Branford Counseling Center


The Branford Counseling Center (BCC) is a municipally-funded behavioral health and social services agency, providing services to Branford residents, both adults and children

Branford Counseling Center
342 Harbor Street
Branford, CT 06405

Phone: (203) 481-4248
Fax: (203) 483-7727
Executive Director: Peter Cimino
E-mail: counselingcenter@branford-ct.gov
Hours of Operation: 8am - 5pm, M - F (Evening appointments available upon request)

BHcare Clothing Bank


The BHcare Clothing Bank provides clothing, linens, footwear and personal care items to anyone in need for a nominal yearly fee.

The Clothing Bank is located in the Patricia C. Andriole Volunteer Services Center, 30 Harrison Avenue in Branford.

Hours Weekdays: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm and Every Other Saturday: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Branford Social Services


Phone: (203) 488-5404
Fax: (203) 483-7727
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 1 pm, 2pm - 5pm

Branford Social Services provides limited financial assistance for people who do not have sufficient resources to meet their living expenses and people who cannot get immediate financial help.

Branford Food Pantry


People receiving food assistance must be Branford residents. Individuals or families are qualified for assistance by the Branford Counseling Center or they can be referred to us by the VNA, social workers, case workers, ministers or priests.

If you think you qualify please contact either the Branford Counseling Center (203-481-4248 or http://www.branford-ct.gov/counseling.htm) or have someone from the referring group call the Branford Food Pantry (203-481-3663).

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission


The most recent recalls affecting products for children and families.