Shaking the Foundation - Blog

Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) and Valley Kids Belong

To treat mental illness in children, it’s important to spot it early, identifying and intervening before more serious problems develops. The Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) has been taking a community-based approach to reaching children at risk of mental health issues. To test this theory, … more >

May 15, 2012

We Challenge You Not to Laugh

Today's guest post was written by Heang Tan, Project Manager for HealthJusticeCT.org . Some of the challenges that a person can face in life may seem impossible: parenting a teen, stopping spam, weeding all pretty tough activities. Achieving health equity can feel that way sometimes. We can all … more >

May 9, 2012

Building Trust with the SUN

It’s important to spot mental or behavioral health problems early in children, identifying and intervening before they need more intense treatment or end up in the juvenile justice system. The Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) believes in taking a community-based approach to reaching children at … more >

May 8, 2012

Guest Post: Making Sense (not dollars and cents) From Using Social Media

Today I'm on the Communications Network blog. When you don't have income, revenue, or donations, how do you measure success in social media? The short answer is, you measure against your mission. For the details, read " Making Sense (not dollars and cents) From Using Social Media. "  more >

May 7, 2012

CT Health News Stand May 4, 2012

What do accountable care organizations, diversity of patients in counseling, and the evolution of racism have in common? We’re reading about all of these this week here at the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health). We found these articles so interesting that we thought you might too. Carol … more >

May 4, 2012