Critical Resources for Stratford Businesses

To our valued Stratford Businesses:

Each of our Stratford businesses is vital to our local economy and to the fabric of our community. We are committed to supporting you as we navigate this unprecedented time, and look forward to emerging stronger, healthier, more resourceful and more vibrant than ever.

To that end, we have compiled a list of important resources (below) which provide critical information; we hope you find them helpful. As we move into the reopening phase, this list continues to be updated as new information becomes available.
The Economic Development Office continues to be staffed and we encourage you to reach out if we can help you in any way.

Mary Dean
Director, Economic and Community Development
Town of Stratford
2725 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

State of CT Small Business Emergency Hotline: 860-500-2333
For the Connecticut Business Reopening and Recovery Center, please click below:

Connecticut Business Reopening and Recovery Center

CT Small Business Reopening Resource Guide with List of Suppliers

CDC Resuming Business Toolkit

Small Business Owner’s Guide to the Federal CARES Act

Paycheck Protection Program

Economic Injury Disaster Loan Emergency Advance

CT Department of Labor Unemployment Benefits FAQ

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance FAQ

CT Minority-Owned and/or Women-Owned Small Business Line of Credit

Essential Safe Stores Mandatory Rules

Safe Workplace Rules for Essential Employers

CT Recovery Bridge Loan Program

Stratford Patch Open for Business Directory

Directory of Stratford Restaurants who are still cooking

Town Tax Deferment Program

PUA – Unemployment Benefits for Self-Employed

Face Masks for Small Businesses, Nonprofits & Places of Worship

Infrared Thermometers for Small Businesses, Nonprofits & Places of Worship

Additional Links

Contact Information

Mary Dean,
Director of
Economic Development
Town Hall
2725 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

Phone: (203) 381-1351 

Monday – Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm