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NEWS RELEASE Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 Community Nonprofit Providers Hold Voter Registration Drives and Candidate Events; National Voter Registration Day is September 25 (Hartford, CT) – Across the state, members of the CT Community Nonprofit Alliance including group homes and family support programs for people with developmental disabilities, outpatient mental health and addiction services, children… Read more »
In the News
Opioid Deaths Increasing As Connecticut Struggles To Find Money To Fight Crisis By Jack Kramer | Sep 10, 2018 WEST HAVEN, CT — There was unanimous agreement during a discussion last week about mental health in Connecticut: there is no end in sight to the opioid crisis, and finding funding to battle the epidemic won’t… Read more »
While their services are in greater demand, Nonprofit organizations find funding an increasing challenge, even in rich states like Connecticut. Eric Clemons’ guest is the President and CEO of the Connecticut Community Nonprofit Alliance, Gian-Carl Casa: Click here for more.
The Connecticut Mirror is running a multi-part series about Connecticut’s nonprofits and their struggles with state budget cuts. Scroll down to see all the articles in the series. This page will be updated as more articles are published. Part 1: August 6, 2018 Change is Coming for Nonprofit Human Service Providers, But Will It Make… Read more »
August 9, 2018 By Tom Condon The task for caring for society’s most vulnerable citizens was first taken on by churches, then by towns, and now primarily by the state. Folks like Patrick J. “Pat” Johnson Jr., former head of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Hartford and Oak Hill, Inc., believes that is as… Read more »
By Paul Marks, Special to CTMirror.org August 9, 2018 Twenty-seven-year-old Dan Fiorentino grew up in West Hartford and graduated from Hall High School, just like both of his parents. He has a job, a supportive family and a passion for the Boston Red Sox. But because he has Down Syndrome, there’s no telling when he’ll… Read more »