Connecticut’s Opioid Crisis: What Funders Need to Know

When: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018 -
9:00am to 11:00am
Where: 
United Way of Greater New Haven, 370 James St, New Haven
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For staff and trustees of grantmaking organizations


PROGRAM

Connecticut’s opioid epidemic is a complex, heartbreaking public health crisis that is ravaging families and damaging our communities. While it often seems hopeless, there are successful interventions and opportunities to make a positive impact.

If your foundation funds health and/or human services, your grantees are likely dealing with the opioid crisis and the wide-ranging damage of addiction.

This panel discussion will help funders better understand the crisis here in Connecticut, learn about the positive work that is unfolding and the role that funders are playing in this work.

The panel will be introduced by Jeanette Weldon, Executive Director, Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority.


PANEL

Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, PhD
Commissioner
CT Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS)
 

 

Gail D’Onofrio, MD, MS
Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
Yale School of Medicine

 

Nancy L. Heaton
CEO
Foundation for Community Health
 

 

Betty Weintraub
Grant Program Manager
Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority
(moderator)

 


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Non-Member Funders: Contact Dee Goodrich, Director of Member Engagement, 860-525-5585.


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