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Stratford Information:

Mayor • Laura Hoydick

Stratford Town Hall, Room 202 

2725 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06615

203-385-4001 • Fax: 203-385-4108

E-mail: mayor@townofstratford.comwww.townofstratford.com
Constituent Services and Outreach • Marc Dillon


Stratford Senior Services Department

1000 West Broad St. 06615
203-385-4050 • Fax: 203-385-4057
E-mail: baldwincenter@townofstratford.com
Office hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Acting Director Senior Services: Lauren Donovan
Supervisor: Lauren Donovan
Senior Clerk: Maureen Barstow
Social Services Coordinator/
Municipal Agent for Elderly: Shirley Dominguez
C.A.R.E.S. Coordinator: Erin McLeod
C.A.R.E.S. Activity Coordinator: Mio Vazquez-Ramos
Outreach Coordinator: Mary Balog
Handicapped Info and Referrals: Susan M. Pawluk  203-385-4020
Transportation Scheduler: Janice Niper 203-385-4051

Stratford Senior Services provides information and personal assistance to all Stratford residents over 60 years old with: Medicaid, Medicare, Snap, Social Security, Renters Rebate, Health Insurance Issues, Home Care Services, Energy Assistance, Farmers Market.
• Outreach Program
Provides visits to homebound elderly, information about housing concerns and referrals for other services. Provides programs off-site at housing sites.

Baldwin Center


The Town runs a fully operational daily activity center for Stratford residents 55 and over. The Center offers a wide range of activities and events for both men and women. The Center also serves lunch Mon.-Fri. 
The Center is open Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.


1000 West Broad St. 06615 


E-mail: baldwincenter@townofstratford.com

Supportive Services For Families and Caregivers

For information about these services, call 
Senior Services Department, 203-385-4050.

Programs, located at Baldwin Center, include:
• C.A.R.E.S.—Community-At-Risk-Elderly-Services
Social Model Adult Day Program—currently offered five days a week
• Family Caregiver Counselor

Director of Senior Services provides information on services offered in conjunction with the National Family Caregivers Association to those caring for adults 60 years of age and older, including: individual counseling that can assist caregivers in making decisions; caregivers’ training and education; respite care that can provide a caregiver with a much-needed break. Hours: Tues.-Thurs., 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. • 203-385-4055
E-mail: ldonovan@townofstratford.com


Transportation Services

The Town has a transportation service for residents over 60 years old and for handicapped residents over 21 years old. All medical-related rides are free of charge, and non-medical rides are $1.00 each way. Transportation is available: Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Call 385-4051, Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., for reservations.

Tax Relief Programs

The Town, both by itself and in conjunction with the State of Connecticut, offers several tax relief, energy assistance and rental rebate programs for senior citizens. You may be eligible if you: are aged 65 or older, totally disabled or blind, a veteran or the spouse of a veteran; meet certain income guidelines; or own a handicapped-equipped vehicle. The programs are administered by the Town Assessor’s office.


Assessor • Melinda Fonda

E-mail: mfonda@townofstraford.com

Stratford Town Hall


Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Stratford Library

2203 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06615

Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 10:00 a.m-8:00 p.m.; Fri., 
Sat., 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m., Oct.-May.
Circulation desk: 203-385-4160

Reference desk: 

Administration: 203-385-4166

E-mail: ask@stratford.lib.ct.us


The Library is accessible to people with a variety of physical disabilities. It is wheelchair-accessible at 
the Main Street entrance and all public areas are wheelchair-accessible except for the restrooms on the first floor. (The public restroom on the Lower Level is accessible.) Individuals with disabilities may contact the Library to discuss special needs, and the Library offers materials and programs for patrons with visual or auditory disabilities.


Library Director • Sheri Szmanski

Call 911 for all emergencies.

Stratford Police Department 

Chief • Joseph McNeil
900 Longbrook Ave.

Stratford, CT 06614
Non-emergencies: 203-385-4100 • Fax: 203-385-4019

E-mail: jmcneil@townofstratford.com

Stratford Fire Department

Chief • Robert McGrath



Headquarters/Company 1
2704 Main St.

Stratford, CT 06615

Non-emergencies: 203-385-4070 • Fax: 203-381-2081
E-mail: rmcgrath@townofstratford.com


Fire Company 2

1415 Huntington Rd. 
Non-emergencies: 203-385-4074
Fire Company 3

20 Prospect Dr. 
Non-emergencies: 203-385-4076
Fire Company 4

200 Oronoque Ln. 
Non-emergencies: 203-385-4079


Stratford Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Director • Michael Loiz


Headquarters 2712 Main St.

Stratford, CT 06614


Oronoque Substation

200 Oronoque Lane

Non-emergencies: 203-385-4060 • Fax: 203-385-4156
E-mail: emsadmin@stratfordems.org
Web site: www.stratfordems.org

Probate Court

Judge • Max Rosenberg
Birdseye Municipal Complex

468 Birdseye St., Stratford, CT 06615



Other Important Phone Numbers

Stratford Animal Control

225 Beacon Point Rd.


Dept. E-mail: acos@townofstratford.com

Animal Control Officer • Rachel Solveira

E-mail: rsolveira@townofstratford.com


Health Dept.

468 Birdseye St.


Director • Andrea L. Boissevain

MPH, E-mail: healthdepartment@townofstratford.com


Planning and Zoning •


Planning & Zoning Administrator • Jay Habansky, AIC

E-mail: jhabansky@townofstratford.com
Administrative Clerk • Eva (Tiny) Jowers

E-mail: ejowers@townofstratford.com
Zoning Enforcement Officer • John Rusatsky

E-mail: jrusatsky@townofstratford.com

Public Works Dept.

550 Patterson Avenue


E-mail: publicworks@townofstratford.com


Stratford Recreation Department

468 Birdseye Street


E-mail: recreation@townofstratford.com


Registrars of Voters • 203-385-4048, 203-385-4049

Lou Decilio (R) • Rick Marcone (D)

E-mail: Registrars@townofstratford.com


Tax Collector • 203-385-4030

E-mail: TaxCollector@townofstratford.com


Town Clerk

Susan M. Pawluk


E-mail: spawluk@townofstratford.com


Stratford’s Population by Age (Source: Latest Decennial U.S. Census)
60-64    3,100
65-74    4,176
75-84    3,172
85+    1,626
Total 60+    12,074
Total population of the Town of Stratford: 51,384
Percentage 60 years of age or over: 23.4%
Land area: 18.7 sq. mi.