THE FOUNDATION FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH (FCH)
We are a private, not-for-profit foundation dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the residents of the greater Harlem Valley in New York and the northern Litchfield Hills of Connecticut. To accomplish our mission, we make grants, conduct research, provide technical assistance, and support collaborations and advocacy.
FCH PROGRAM AREAS:
FCH FUNDED RADIO SPOTS:
Click on the images, at left for Eastern Dutchess and below for Southern Dutchess, to listen to FCH funded radio PSA’s created as part of CAPE’s multi-media messaging campaign on increasing community awareness of opiate abuse.
CAPE’s Eastern and Southern Dutchess coalitions are targeting youth and families with messages aimed at promoting behavioral health and reducing substance misuse/abuse.
FCH MEDICAL EDUCATION EVENT:
Click the image at left to see the PowerPoint Presentation on “Choosing Wisely: The American Geriatrics Society’s List of Choices” made by Dr. Paul Mulhausen on 05/13/2015
NEEDS ASSESSMENT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:
RESOURCES FOR LOCAL SERVICES:
2-1-1 is a one-stop connection to local services in CT, from utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, elder care, crisis intervention and much more. It can be accessed on the web at 211ct.org or by dialing the toll-free number 2-1-1 from anywhere in Connecticut. It is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with multilingual assistance and TDD access. 2-1-1 is supported by the State of Connecticut and Connecticut United Ways.
Community Resources in the Northwest Corner of CT
Click the Northwest CARES Help Book logo:This resource guide provides information that will help you choose more effectively from the services available in our area. The guide was developed by NW CARES, a coalition of agencies in Canaan, Falls Village, Lakeville/Salisbury, Norfolk, Sharon, Cornwall, Kent and Warren.
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