Behavioral Health Services

Catholic Charities of Fairfield County, Inc. has been a leader in providing affordable and accessible mental health services to economically disadvantaged individuals and families for over fifty years and is one of the only providers of subsidized mental health services in the region. It is accredited by the Council on Accreditation and licensed by the Connecticut Department of Public Health and the Department of Children and Families.

Clinic staff consists of skilled master level and licensed clinicians with training in various mental health disciplines, including counseling, clinical social work, medication management, and marriage and family therapy. The Medical Director is a board certified psychiatrist. Each year, the Clinics deliver thousands of clinical sessions. Free counseling services are provided to people living in the Danbury area who are living at the 150% poverty level and who are uninsured. The funding for this program is provided by the Department of Social Services and the program is only offered in the Danbury clinic.