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Posted on: June 24, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich beach unveils project aiding people with mobility issues

Greenwich beach unveils project aiding people with mobility issues

Posted:   Jun 19, 2019 5:34 PM EDT News 12

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Visitors to a Greenwich beach will now have an easi...

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Human Services
Posted on: August 2, 2018

Immigration Resource Guide

This resource guide is intended to provide new members of our community and our country with help in navigating their new surroundings and in finding services, such as childcare, healthcare, employment, housing and legal services. These services will enab...

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Human Services
Posted on: May 22, 2019

STATE OF CONNECTICUT RENT REBATE PROGRAM

STATE OF CONNECTICUT RENT REBATE PROGRAM

 

Application filing period from April 1st 2019 through 

October 1st 2019

The Greenwich Department of Human Services is currently accepting application for the State of CT Rent Rebate Program. State l...

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Human Services
Posted on: May 7, 2019

The Greenwich Department of Human Services Funding Request for Proposal (RFP) is now available

The Greenwich Department of Human Services Funding Request for Proposal (RFP) is now available.

The Greenwich Department of Human Services (GDHS) is soliciting proposals to disburse funds to social service and behavioral health agencies for town r...

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Human Services
Posted on: May 23, 2019

IN THE NEWS: CT opioid death data shows ‘it’s an everywhere problem’

CT opioid death data shows ‘it’s an everywhere problem’

By Ed Stannard Updated 2:13 pm EDT, Sunday, May 12, 2019     New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — The nationwide opioid epidemic has hit hard in Conn...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Laurel House takes on mental health one person at a time

Laurel House takes on mental health one person at a time

By Ken Borsuk Published 12:00 am EDT, Monday, April 22, 2019         

GREENWICH — Like mental health itself, Laurel House’s mission is ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

IN THE NEWS: BET approves senior tax credit for five years

BET approves senior tax credit for five years

By Ken Borsuk Updated 11:00 pm EST, Tuesday, February 26, 2019          

GREENWICH — The renewal of a property tax credit that helps Greenwich seniors with ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Danbury teen’s death shines spotlight on suicide prevention

Danbury teen’s death shines spotlight on suicide prevention

By Rob Ryser Updated 4:44 pm EST, Sunday, February 24, 2019

She was funny, caring and musically inclined in happier times.

But her teenage life was such a battle with mental health that sh...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: The value of social and emotional learning

Op-Ed: The value of social and emotional learning

Published 11:52 am EST, Tuesday, January 15, 2019

National polling shows that nine out of 10 teachers believe that social and emotional learning is key to student success in school and life. It’s a...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

IN THE NEWS: Prevention Council to Greenwich parents: It starts with you

Prevention Council to Greenwich parents: It starts with you

By Jo Kroeker  Published  6:44 pm EST, Thursday, December 6, 2018              

GREENWICH — Results of a t...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Greenwich Prevention Council: The results of the Greenwich Youth Survey are now available

Greenwich Prevention Council: The results of the Greenwich Youth Survey are now available in the documents section of the Department of Human Services website or click here.

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Human Services
Posted on: December 4, 2018

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich student survey yields surprising results

Greenwich student survey yields surprising results

By Jo Kroeker Updated 9:43 am EST, Thursday, November 29, 2018            

GREENWICH — Substance abuse, cyberbullying, social media use and th...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

IN THE NEWS: Western Greenwich agency on front line in fight to close achievement gap

Western Greenwich agency on front line in fight to close achievement gap

By Jo Kroeker Updated 8:33 am EST, Tuesday, November 13, 2018              

GREENWICH — Even when her mom has a...

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