COVID-19 Block Grant Recovery Program (BGRP)

The Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) has received funding through a SAMHSA Block Grant to work with individuals with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and/or Substance Use Disorders (SUD) who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.   The program is administered by Advanced Behavioral Health, Inc. and includes support for Security Deposits, Utility arrearages, short-term recovery housng, and Forensic Case Management.  




The program customer service phone number is (860) 638-5333.
Security Deposit & Utility requests and related documentation must be faxed to (860) 967-0539. Recovery Housing voucher requests must be faxed to (866) 249-8766.


ABH Program Coordinator / Supervisor
Michelle Masi

Advanced Behavioral Health, Inc.

213 Court Street
Middletown, CT 06457

Phone: (860) 638-5309
Fax: (860) 638-5302