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Category Archives: Announcement (unpublished)

Important Notice: Mother’s Retreat Program

As of October 1, 2021, the Mother’s Retreat program at the Connection has closed. If you are a program graduate and need to request your records, please contact our records department at or by fax: 877-829-7896.

Saint Mary Place Apartments Now Leasing

Are you looking to rent a new studio, or one bedroom apartment, in New London with onsite laundry, a community room for events and an outdoor courtyard? A place that is walking distance from restaurants, entertainment and the riverfront? A place to live where you can walk to the train or ferry? The Saint Mary […]

Moving Upstream: The Connection’s 2020 Virtual Conference

The Connection hosts an annual conference, offering excellent professional development opportunities for the human services community. The conference has an industry-related theme and is an immersive day of learning and networking with colleagues. The 2019 topic was Cultivating Resilience and featured internationally renowned Trauma-Informed Care Expert Tonier Caine as the keynote. The COVID-19 pandemic has […]

The Connection to Receive Donation From Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield to Provide Technology for Telehealth Access

The COVID-19 pandemic has provided a unique landscape in which all organizations have had to adjust their operations and expectations during this unprecedented time. The Connection, a statewide non-profit organization, is grateful to receive a $10,000 sponsorship from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut to acquire the technology needed for residential clients to […]

The Connection Announces Third Annual Golf Tournament

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns, The Connection is taking the precautionary measure of postponing this event until August 17. The Connection is excited to announce that registration is now open for our 3rd Annual Community Links Golf Tournament! Get your foursome together and join us on Monday, August 17, 2020 at the spectacular Great River […]

Announcing: Mental Health First Aid Courses for First Responders

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns, The Connection is taking the precautionary measure of postponing all Connection training sessions through mid-April. When we are able to reschedule sessions, we will contact registrants to provide updated information. Thank you for your understanding as we take the measure necessary to ensure the well-being of our participants and staff. Beginning […]

In Memoriam, Honoring Dr. Edward Friedman

Since Katchen Coley founded The Connection in 1972, the agency has since grown to a staff of more than 400 and operates 45 programs. Her innovative vision of community based progams would not have come to fruition without the support of Dr. Edward Friedman, who died on January 30, 2019 at the age of 94.

2018 Funding Announcements

Many thanks to our community partners! The Connection has received a total of $62,000 in grant funding in recent months. We are truly grateful for this support—we can’t do it without you! The Fairfield County Community Foundation has awarded a $35,000 grant to support Home Works, a new initiative that seeks to address deep housing insecurity […]

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