Connecticut Leads the Nation in Multiple Measures of Income Inequality
According to Census data, Connecticut had greater income inequaity than all other states, with its household income distribution still growing. This report from Conneticut Voices for Children analyzes these statistics using Gini Coefficients of Inequality.
October 31, 2007
A Health Status Report on African-Americans in Connecticut
This report reflects the status of health indicators for African Americans. It showed that there is still much racial inequity in health.
June 30, 2007
Dwight Neighborhood Planning Update 2007
The Neighborhood Plan for Community Action was developed during two community design workshops with neighborhood residents, public officials, and local organizations. They addressed different issues, including safety, education, streets, and economic development. The resulting document encompasses their concerns and suggestions for their neighborhood.
June 03, 2007
Working Together: The Future of Health in New Haven
The Future Search Consensus Conference is a multi-stakeholder planning method that brings diverse groups together to discover shared values and purpose. It forces “systems thinking” — promoting a broad yet integrated approach. The two-day conference focused on determining how to take advantage of Yale's research resources to advance health care in New Haven. This report outlines the findings and recommendations.
May 15, 2007
The New Haven Ten Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness: Implementation Plan
The New Haven Ten Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness was released in December 2005 by former Mayor John DeStefano's Homeless Advisory Committee. It outlined the priorities for addressing the homeless population's needs. This document contains the work plans for the various steering committees.
March 31, 2007
The Connecticut Diabetes Prevention and Control Plan (2007-2012)
Diabetes affects many people in Connecticut, but the Connecticut Diabetes Prevention and Control Program seeks to reduce the rate at which the disease affect's the state's population. They issued a series of goals and recommendations.
January 01, 2007