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Statement regarding Furlough Day for Nonprofit Providers

Statement from Gian-Carl Casa, President & CEO of CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, on today’s furlough at nonprofit agencies that contract with the state: July 26, 2017 Contact: Patty McQueen 860-985-3533 “Today’s mandated furlough at community nonprofits that work with people with developmental disabilities should give every resident of Connecticut pause. Closing the doors of agencies… Read more »

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CTMirror: Human services cuts take effect after a month without a budget

Human services cuts take effect after a month without a budget By Julia Werth | August 1, 2017 After a month without an adopted budget, the first round of cuts to human services agencies across state government took effect Tuesday. The departments of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS), Developmental Disabilities, Correction, Social Services, and… Read more »

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Hartford Courant: More Pain As State Budget Impasse Enters Its Second Month

More Pain As State Budget Impasse Enters Its Second Month By Daniela Altimari and Matt Ormseth | August 1, 2017 HARTFORD — With a political standoff over the state budget entering its second month, social service providers and the people they serve are bracing for a fresh round of funding reductions. At a state Capitol… Read more »

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CTNewsJunkie: Nonprofit Groups Try To Refocus Budget Negotiations

Nonprofit Groups Try To Refocus Budget Negotiations By Christine Stuart | August 1, 2017 HARTFORD, CT — The consequences of not having a state budget have begun to take their toll on providers of mental health and substance abuse treatment, and organizations that service individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Starting Tuesday, nonprofit mental health… Read more »

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Public Policy Committee

August 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am