April 4, 2013
by Christine Stuart | April 4, 2013 5:06pm
March 19, 2013
by Christine Stuart | March 19, 2013 5:30am
Building upon two previous reports that found community nonprofits provide mental health and other services like substance abuse treatment more efficiently than the state, a group of business leaders issued a report Monday urging the state to streamline its contracting with tens of thousands community providers by creating a cross-agency human services organization.
February 26, 2013
by Patrick Johnson | February 26, 2013 11:30am
January 30, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | January 30, 2013 3:01pm
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 20, 2012
by Hugh McQuaid | December 20, 2012 1:40pm
December 13, 2012
by Hugh McQuaid | December 13, 2012 1:05pm
When social service provider David Burnett stood Thursday to ask Gov. Dannel P. Malloy not to cut from the social safety net, Malloy was ready with an answer. He fielded a similar request earlier that day during an appearance on WNPR’s Where We Live.
December 10, 2012
by Hugh McQuaid | December 10, 2012 5:26pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has said that everything except raising taxes is on the table as the state moves to close its projected budget deficit. That includes programs which reimburse providers who serve the state’s most vulnerable populations.