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Posted on: June 2, 2022

FY2023 ARPA Community Partnership Request for Proposal Now Available

GDHS requested ARPA funds from the Town of Greenwich in order to collaborate with community partners to meet the behavioral health needs of Greenwich residents that were exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. GDHS was awarded $260,000 for this purpose. The...

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Human Services
Posted on: May 9, 2022

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) To Be Released May 9, 2022

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: April 14, 2022

NEWS FLASH: Expansion of COVID-19 Related Rent Assistance

Expansion of COVID-19 Related Rent Assistance

In an effort to assist Greenwich residents in remaining safely housed, the Board of Human Services voted to temporarily increase the Greenwich Department of Human Services(GDHS) eligibility for rent assistance ...

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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: October 16, 2020

State Treasurer Shawn Wooden Launches Able CT to benefit disability community

Hartford, CT - On Thursday, October 15, 2020, Connecticut State Treasurer, Shawn T. Wooden, announced the launch of the Connecticut Achieving a Better Life Experience Savings Program (ABLE CT) to allow individuals living with a disability or their legal g...

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Human Services
Posted on: October 1, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich’s Hoarding Task Force is busier than you might think

Greenwich’s Hoarding Task Force is busier than you might think

By Tatiana Flowers September 29, 2019

GREENWICH — In 2012, firefighters rushed into an Old Greenwich home after the house was set ablaze with a mother and son in it. Official...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich crafting new accessibility policy for people with disabilities

Greenwich crafting new accessibility policy for people with disabilities

By Tatiana Flowers Published 3:38 pm EDT, Wednesday, September 25, 2019              

   

GREENWICH &...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich residents on Medicare, Medicaid struggle to find health care specialists

Greenwich residents on Medicare, Medicaid struggle to find health care specialists

by Tatiana Flowers Sep. 22, 2019

GREENWICH — Alyssa Williams was shopping at Target in Stamford nearly five years ago when her then-2-month-old daughter's face turn...

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