Want to start a business? The Greater Hartford Chapter of SCORE offers free business mentoring, workshops, and a host of resources for start-up businesses, and those already in existence.  SCORE® Chapter 56, 330 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06106 | Call: 860.240.4700 | Email:

FREE EDUCATIONAL INSURANCE! Are you aware of the LifeBridge program? This free life insurance program is designed to protect your child’s education at no cost to you. The program will issue a $50,000 term line insurance policy to a trust for 10 years at no cost to you. If you die within that time period, the $50,000 is used to cover the educational expenses of your children, and your children have until 10 years after your death or age 35 to use this $50,000 educational benefit. For more information visit or call 800-272-2216.

Do you receive some kind of public assistance? You may be eligible for a free cellphone with limited minutes. Go to Safelink Wireless for more information.

Statewide Legal Services is a telephone hotline helping callers with legal problems in Connecticut. We talk to callers about many different non-criminal legal problems. Some of the problems we can talk to you about include family, employment, public benefits, housing and consumer problems like bankruptcy. There is no charge for our services, but we can only help people with very low income.

Legal Services
Toll-free hotline:

Hotline Call-In hours:
9 a.m. – 12 noon, 1-3 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Hotline Call-In hours on Wednesdays: 1-3 p.m.

From Middletown and Hartford call


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