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May 16, 2023

HUD is partnering with HHS to promote their National Maternal Mental Health Hotline, which provides, free, confidential, 24/7 emotional support, resources, and referrals to pregnant and postpartum individuals facing mental health challenges and their loved ones.

March 29, 2023

CLS Executive Director Deborah Witkin received the Connecticut Bar Foundation’s Anthony M. Fitzgerald Award for excellence at the 2023 Connecticut […]

March 16, 2023

Help build a bridge to stability for Connecticut families – the Importance of a fully refundable CT Child Tax Credit.

February 28, 2023

Welcome back to our video series where we continue to discuss ways you can maximize your SNAP benefits. This will be the final installment in our weekly series. There are steps you can take to maximize your SNAP by telling DSS about your income and monthly expenses.


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