On the whole, Greater New Haven is a place of great opportunity for children and youth. Outcomes vary, however, depending on where the child lives.
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Youth-serving organizations and clubs in Greater New Haven deliver programs that follow a model of positive youth development.
Before they enter kindergarten, children have already developed many of the basic brain connections that impact their ability to learn.
In Greater New Haven, fathers are coming together to overcome barriers and be involved in their children's lives.
This report from the Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut is intended to help child serving systems advance trauma-informed care in order to provide more effective and cost-efficient services that result in better outcomes for all children.
Programs supported by The Community Foundation nurture the academic and social development of children and youth through after school or out of school programming.