Recent news of interest to our NAMI Connecticut community:
Bristol hopes testimonial videos will help combat the opioid epidemic
The Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – January 2, 2020
Congress acts. Connecticut war on opioids continues.
The CT Mirror – www.ctmirror.org – January 2, 2019
Connecticut should become the ‘Right to Housing State’
Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – January 9, 2020
Former inmates now account for more than half of all drug overdose deaths in Connecticut
The Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – January 6, 2020
Harm reduction center opening near drug death ‘epicenter’
The Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – December 17, 2019
Homelessness is down in CT. Here are 5 things to know.
The CT Mirror – www.ctmirror.org – January 8, 2020
NAMI Board Of Directors Names Daniel H. Gillison, Jr. As New Chief Executive
NAMI – www.nami.org – December 18, 2019
New Britain reports success with Project HOPE drug treatment effort, and Plainville is ready to join
The Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – January 3, 2020
Regulators to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911
AP News – www.apnews.com – December 12, 2019
There are ways to help children who suffer from mental health conditions. Why don’t we use them?
The Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – December 22, 2019
This Was The Decade That Changed The Way We Think About Mental Health
The Huffington Post – www.huffingtonpost.com – December 24, 2019
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