Police confirmed to News 8 that Milford officers, along with the Connecticut State Police Bomb Squad, responded to the Boys & Girls Village Inc. at 528 Wheelers Farm Road.
The Boys & Girls Village stated that it received a text message warning that an explosive device had been placed at one of the facilities.
The building was evacuated for an investigation but people are now allowed back inside.
CSP Bomb Squad has cleared the scene.
News 8 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.