Connecticut Health Care Survey

Six health foundations sponsored the Connecticut Health Care Survey (CTHCS), a study of Connecticut residents’ own views on their health and health care, shows that many in Connecticut have access to and receive consistent, high quality health care. However, much work remains to be done particularly as it relates to chronic disease prevalence among adults and children.

Solving the Connecticut Data Deficit through Collaboration

Connecticut-based health foundations came together several years ago to discuss the need for more data so that Connecticut could better track its progress on improving the health of its residents. The origin of this successful collaboration is described this article in the Views from the Field: Grantmakers in Health.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Grant Awards Announced by CHEFA

HARTFORD, CT – The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) announces 26 awards totaling $1,743,244 through two of its competitive grant programs. These awards will provide funding to nonprofit organizations throughout Connecticut for a wide range of projects and programs.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Gaylord Gets Grant to Help Ventilator-Dependent Patients

WALLINGFORD, CT -- Gaylord Specialty Healthcare has been awarded a $75,000 grant and plans to use the funds to help its patients who have breathing problems. The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) provided the funding to the non-profit health system, which provides both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services.