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Would-Be Gateway Mass Murderer Pleads Guilty
"Amanda Bowden was a forgotten woman pleading guilty to a felony charge—and pleading for permission to leave prison to get the Zoloft she needs." According to the article in the New Haven Independent, Amanda is 19 years old. There are many Amanda Bowdens in our society; they are mainly black and brown; occasionally they are…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on April 26, 2013 at 12:11am — No Comments
Aspects of the American legal system continue to baffle me and many others. We fully understand that all defendants need good legal representation. That is an integral part of our democracy. What puzzles some of us are the lengths to which some attorneys will go to defend and put back on the streets people they know are extremely destructive forces within our communities. It would appear on the surface of this report in the NHI, that Hamden cop, Dedric Jones, a…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on April 19, 2013 at 2:42pm — No Comments
The Greater New Haven Regional Alliance to End Homelessness (GNHRAEH) is reviewing the process by which individuals gain access to emergency shelters, transitional housing and permanent supportive housing. Re-organizing the current system will improve outcomes for our clients and improve communication among providers.
Please consider participating in a focus group of providers representing various areas of our service system, such as homelessness, mental health,…
Added by Cara Rosner on April 17, 2013 at 11:54am — No Comments
Prudential is donating surplus office furniture to local, qualified nonprofits as part of the company's ongoing efforts to strengthen local communities.
All items are used and will be donated "as is." Items will be made available on a first come first served basis and must be reserved by Monday, April 22 and picked up by April 30. Pick-up costs and arrangements are the responsibility of the receiving organization.
The available items are:
Added by Cara Rosner on April 17, 2013 at 11:29am — No Comments
The New England Regional Health Equity Council (RHEC) is pleased to announce a new summer student internship opportunity to work with the six New England states (Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire) formed under the National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities (NPA), http://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/n pa/
, an initiative of the U.S…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on April 16, 2013 at 4:27pm — No Comments
APRIL IS NATIONAL ORGAN & TISSUE DONATION AWARENESS AND EDUCATION MONTH.
OneWorld Informs the Community on Health Literacy, Education and Civic Engagement
KEEP Your Kidneys Healthy. Dialysis works, but healthy kidneys are the BEST for a good quality of life.
In Connecticut there are over 1,000 people…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on April 15, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 12, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 8, 2013 at 12:02pm — No Comments
A start-up culture is alive in Greater New Haven, and it’s not just motivated by profits. Building community and promoting social good are equally important incentives for a budding generation of entrepreneurs. And while the success of this new economy is partly organic, it is also the result of strategic public and public-private initiatives. Read more…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 4, 2013 at 8:57am — No Comments