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  • Newsletter: You are invited to join the Advisory Council for our 2021 statewide survey, new documentary films

    You are invited to join the Advisory Council for our 2021 statewide survey! The DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey completed live, in-depth interviews with 34,000 randomly-selected adults in every town in Connecticut in 2015, 2018, and 2020, producing robust local-level data on the issues most relevant to community well-being that are not available from any other public data source. This survey will be fielded again in 2021, with support from public and private partners throughout Connecticut. 

    Jan. 26, 2021

  • New resident-driven videos showcase health inequities

    Three resident-driven documentary films focusing on Hartford, New Haven, and the Lower Naugatuck Valley area of Connecticut were produced by Purple States and DataHaven, and released in January 2021. The films reveal stark differences in life expectancy between neighborhoods and highlight issues such as the opioid crisis, access to healthy food, and heart disease.

    Jan. 24, 2021

    All DataHaven Programs, Community Wellbeing Survey, Civic Vitality, Demographics, Economy, Health, Housing

  • Mini-Documentary Shows The Face Of Hunger In New Haven

    An article in the New Haven Independent discusses DataHaven's new mini-documentary on heart disease and lack of access to healthy foods in New Haven. Read the article here.

    Jan. 19, 2021

    Community Wellbeing Survey, Economy, Health, Housing

  • Powering Healthy Lives in Connecticut

    Videos and Films Local Data Analysis About the Project

    Jan. 15, 2021

    All DataHaven Programs, Community Wellbeing Survey, Civic Vitality, Demographics, Economy, Education, Health, Housing, Public Safety

  • Access to Homeownership in Greater New Haven: 2018 DataHaven and Greater New Haven NAACP Report

    Report on access to homeownership in Greater New Haven, authored by Camille Seaberry (DataHaven) and commissioned by the Greater New Haven NAACP. Published May 2018.

    Dec. 22, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Demographics, Economy, Housing

  • Planning for Affordability in Connecticut: Affordable Housing Plan and Process Guidebook

    This report was released in December 2020. From the Introduction / About the Report page (page 4): The Connecticut Department of Housing, together with Regional Plan Association and partners across the state, have worked together to create this guidebook to help municipalities develop their local affordable housing plans, as required by state statute § 8-30j. While § 8-30j requires all towns to create an affordable housing plan by spring 2022, it doesn’t specify what should be included, leaving many local communities with questions, like:

    Dec. 17, 2020

    Economy, Housing

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