Category Archives: Child and Family News

*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories Young Cecelia arrived from Columbia in 2017 with multiple health concerns that included a broken tooth, head lice, and an ongoing ear infection. She […]

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*Photos reflect the spirit of CFA and are not of any individuals associated with these stories   By the time Gabby was six years old she’d lived in seven foster homes.  She’d been abused physically and emotionally – first by […]

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“Under pressure to end a long running stalemate over the Connecticut state budget last year, lawmakers made a number of decisions that continued the destructive trend of unraveling the human services safety net. The continuation of recent years’ cuts to […]

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WHEN: April 5th & 6th, 10am-2pm WHERE: New London Public Library 63 Huntington St, New London, CT 06320 For more information, contact Kristine Pion at PionK@childandfamilyagency.org or click here

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When spring arrives so does INTAKE DAY! This is the time to clean, repair, and donate those little-used items and rarely worn clothes in your home. The auxiliary will collect, sort, box, and then transport your contributions to the New […]

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Erin Janicek, Senior Director of SBHC Services & Anna Goddard, Director of SBHC Medical Services, shown testifying before the Appropriations Committee in opposition to the proposed cuts to the School-Based Health Centers. Below are links to their testimony. Erin Janicek’s […]

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(Article below from School-Based Health Alliance)   It’s Finally Here: 2018 NATIONAL SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH CARE AWARENESS MONTH! Healthy Minds, Healthy Bodies   Today marks the official start to our special month, dedicated to raising awareness about how school-based health centers […]

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