Coordinated Access Network Contacts

CAN Contacts:

Department of Housing (DOH) CAN Managers 

Kara Capobianco
Department of Housing

Leigh Shields-Church
Department of Housing

Greater Hartford Region CAN

Amanda Gordon
Journey Home CT

Fairfield CAN

Lauren Zimmermann
Supportive Housing Works

Greater New Haven Region CAN

Tamarra Clark
United Way of Greater New Haven
(203) 691-4220

Central CAN

Amanda Gordon
Journey Home CT

Eastern CAN

David Gonzalez-Rice
Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness
(860) 785-4420

MMW (Meriden, Middlesex, Wallingford) CAN

Lydia Brewster
St. Vincent de Paul Middletown
(860) 344-0097 ext. 18

Felicity J. M. Eles
Shelter NOW
(203) 237-4020

Waterbury/Litchfield CAN

Nancy Cannavo
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
(860) 601-8569

Sofia Swaby
The Salvation Army
(203) 754-7056

Belinda Arce-Lopez
Center for Human Development
(203) 596-9323 ext. 125

If you have any questions about the policies for access to shelter in your area, please contact your CAN coordinator. If you have any questions about the 211 referral process, please contact Wendy Caruso, at or if immediate shelter is needed please dial 211, press option 5 and a contact specialist will assist you with finding shelter in your area. If you have any questions about CCEH support to communities and the Coordinated Access process, please contact