nonprofits,local leaders & Grt.New Haven business sharing information
The country is on fire—right now—yet again. It is on fire with a righteous rage that has come from living under the constant threat of Black death, under the constant fear of state-sanctioned racial violence at the hands of law enforcement and vigilantes. But we as a country have been here before many times. About five years ago, social justice foundations and progressive donors proudly proclaimed that Black lives mattered and that they would put significant resources behind building…Continue
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Thursday afternoon found me kneeling in front of my 2-year-old’s bedroom door, crying. She was on the other side, also crying. Nap was not happening…again.
And not only was I failing abysmally to convince an eminently unreasonable child to nap, I was missing a work call (actually for this article)...…Continue
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Several dozen Law School students are working together to offer support to organizations in the greater New Haven community as they confront the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the last few weeks, the Ludwig Center for Community & Economic Development (CED) and the student-run COVID…Continue
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Safety Precautions for Food Distribution, Staff and Volunteers from the Department of Health of the City of New Haven
Spanish: Guía de Precauciones para organización distribuyendo…Continue
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+ Updated New Haven Food Resources information
+ Hotline for Food insecure people who can't get out during this crisis under urgent…Continue
Please download and post this important information in English and Spanish from Yale New Haven Hospital for members of our community who are undocumented. This is a printable 11 by 17 inch poster. For example, I plan to print and post on Grand Avenue, at local restaurants, pharmacies and the supermarket in the Fair Haven section of New Haven. Where can you circulate this information?
Favor de distribuir esta información MUY importante de parte del hospital Yale New Haven para…Continue
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Pregnant and Worried Amid COVID-19?Continue
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Foreclosures and EvictionsThis week, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) authorized the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an…
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Your health, wellness and quality of life is our top priority.
Amidst the uncertainty of COVID-19 (coronavirus) we want to provide you with the following…
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March 20, 2020 (New Haven, CT): Calling the impacts of COVID-19 “an unprecedented crisis for our local nonprofit sector and the people it serves,” Community Foundation for Greater New Haven President Will Ginsberg announced today a series of extraordinary steps that The Foundation is taking to address the extraordinary challenges that the sector is facing.
The Community Foundation has been in communication with many local nonprofits over the last several weeks…Continue
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Caregiving in a time of Coronavirus
A message from your Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
We are addressing this to all the family members and friends who provide care for persons living with Alzheimer’s disease and similar dementias. The care you provide is always vital to the quality of life and well-being of that person. The Novel…Continue
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This guide includes resources by grade from Pre-K to High School, by subject and for English learners. Get it here:
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Circulate to your advocates and…Continue
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The city has launched a new website focused entirely on the local impact of the COVID-19 impact.
The site is dubbed the “City of New Haven Coronavirus (COVID-19) Hub.”
Click here to go to the site.
It includes guidance documents for homeless shelters, private schools, childcare centers, and local businesses...…Continue
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There is a COVID-19 outbreak in our community, it could last for a long time. (An outbreak is when a large number of people suddenly get sick.) Public health officials have recommend community actions to reduce people’s risk of being exposed to COVID-19. Get official information here. Your actions can slow the spread and reduce the impact of this disease.…Continue
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