Northwest Connecticut

  • a closer look berkshire taconic community foundation data report Connecticut

    A Closer Look: The Berkshire Taconic Region Today - 2017 Report

    2017 Community Assessment report from Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation. From "A Closer Look is a broad overview of the four-county area that Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation has served since its founding in 1987. The data and information presented here were gathered from research and conversations with residents in Berkshire County, Mass., northwest Litchfield County, Conn., and Columbia and northeast Dutchess counties in New York.

    October 23, 2018

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    The Opioid Epidemic in Northwest Connecticut - 2017 Report

    This is a comprehensive report about the impact of opiates on Northwest Connecticut (Litchfield County) and the state as a whole. It includes Connecticut data from a variety of sources including CTDPH, DMHAS, and area hospitals. According to the report, in 2012, there were 357 accidental overdose/ intoxication deaths in Connecticut. By 2015, that number more than doubled to 723 deaths. In 2016, there were 917 deaths.

    August 25, 2017

  • 2012 Litchfield County Community Health Needs Assessment

    The 2012 Litchfield County Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) represents the collaborative efforts of the Litchfield County Community Transformation Grant (CTG) Coalition to begin to assess and prioritize health needs in our community and to collectively develop strategies and mobilize resources to improve the health of county residents.

    December 31, 2012