Grantmakers learned about challenges and opportunities affecting Connecticut’s growing aging population, and heard about the priorities and resources the State is providing.
This overview of Aging in Connecticut appeared in the Council's September 2011 member eBrief. It includes select aging stats and an update of the 2-year EngAGEment Initiave and the findings from the Aging Baseline Survey of Connecticut funders.
Read a summary of the CCP's EngAGEment interviews. Ten key members of Connecticut’s aging network were interviewed to explore important issues and their views on what the philanthropy community needs to know. Although the interviewees have varied roles and vantage points within aging services, similar concerns and priorities emerged repeatedly – along with a variety of ways for funders to become involved.
This W.K. Kellogg Foundation resource guide provides individuals and organizations with access to extensive learning materials, tools and data on racial inequities, their impact on communities of color and the process for healing racial wounds so that communities can work together.