The Social Services Department works to promote the physical, emotional and economic well-being of Darien residents. Olive Hauser is the director of the department, and the staff can provide a wide range of information and assistance regarding human services. <br /><br />Questions about financial aid, how to get help in the home for the elderly, Medicare, caring for the mentally challenged or handicapped: the Social Services Department answers all questions regarding human service in complete confidence. <br /><br />Residents are encouraged to call, email or visit Town Hall with their questions. The department will also extend office hours to accommodate for residents’ needs.