March 13, 2013
by Christine Stuart | March 13, 2013 8:35am
February 15, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | February 15, 2013 12:27am
January 30, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | January 30, 2013 6:06pm
by Christine Stuart | January 30, 2013 12:08am
Less than 24 hours before the state’s nonprofit community providers were to rally Wednesday morning to draw attention to an “already frayed safety net,” Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced a new plan to help fund their efforts.
January 29, 2013
by Christine Stuart | January 29, 2013 1:30pm
Many aging Connecticut residents would rather receive services in their home, which in the long run would be less expensive for the state. However, the current system favors nursing home care, which often is more expensive.
January 25, 2013
by Megan Merrigan | January 25, 2013 6:35pm
December 6, 2012
by Christine Stuart | December 6, 2012 3:49pm
Transitioning from childhood to adulthood is difficult enough, but it can be even more challenging for foster children who sometimes don’t have long-term stable relationships with adults who can help them learn to take on adult responsibilities.
Tags: foster youth, state budget, Toni Walker, Joette Katz, dh
November 19, 2012
by Hugh McQuaid | November 19, 2012 1:45pm
November 14, 2012
by Tikeyah Whittle | November 14, 2012 2:00pm
A lack of housing construction activity in Connecticut is forcing working-class renters to spend more money to live in crowded communities with limited resources, according to a report released Tuesday by the Partnership for Strong Communities.
Tags: housing, affordable, rental, income, Tikeyah Whittle, dh
October 22, 2012
by Christine Stuart | October 22, 2012 12:20pm
About 38 percent of the 633 Connecticut residents surveyed by Siena College Research Institute said they are better off today than they were four years ago, but 51 percent say they are not and about 10 percent say their financial condition is unchanged.