by Staff | Jul 2, 2015 2:49 pm | Comments (2)
As New Haven enters a new phase of tackling homelessness, three people on the front lines charted the way.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jun 18, 2015 12:49 pm
New Haven lawyer Greg Pepe gave over $10,000 in college education scholarships to deserving high school seniors. Why? In part, to give other students something to LEAP for.
by Staff | May 26, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (1)
The United Way sent in these photos and this write-up.
by Markeshia Ricks | May 11, 2015 4:00 pm | Comments (4)
It wasn’t Saturday night, but movers and shakers were definitely in the spot—or rather the New Haven Lawn Club—for a funky fashion fundraiser for Liberty Community Services.
by Aliyya Swaby | May 7, 2015 4:18 pm
Grace Nathman said that behavior referrals at Quinnipiac School more than halved this year, due to the BOOST! program’s help connecting students with additional social-emotional support from community groups.
by Staff | May 7, 2015 4:13 pm | Comments (1)
Your email inbox is about to calm down: The 36-hour charitable marathon known as “The Great Give” has ended, with $1.3 million in new money for more local not-for-profits.
by Arielle Levin Becker/CT Mirror | Apr 22, 2015 2:50 pm | Comments (3)
It took an average of 54 minutes for callers to reach a state Department of Social Services worker by phone last month.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 6, 2015 2:49 pm
Jayson Frasier wasn’t talking. Asked questions, he responded with one-word, nonchalant answers. Montrel Morrison pulled him aside—and schooled him on how to speak with adults.
by Staff | Mar 27, 2015 7:56 am | Comments (6)
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has recognized the Connecticut Center for Arts and Technology (ConnCAT) for its work helping New Haven’s at-risk youth and unemployed adults.
by Ike Swetlitz | Feb 19, 2015 7:01 pm | Comments (3)
Forty-nine homeless people were found on New Haven’s streets Wednesday night. Two were keeping warm in the emergency room waiting room at Yale-New Haven Hospital—until volunteers found them and got them rides to a shelter and warming center.