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Hand hygiene, either with soap and water or with alcohol-based handrub, is one of the best ways to avoid getting sick and spreading infections to others. Ind...
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When it comes to elderly care, nursing homes are the hardest hit. Trish Sanborn and her two concierge friends visit with David Hunter, CEO of Mary Wade Five Star senior living.
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Dear neighbors,For a comprehensive list of Resource Pages by location, language and type of Service visit: http://gnhcommunity.ning.com/profiles/blogs/directory-of-local-resource-pages-in-response-to-coronavirus-covi  For the food insecure in our…See More
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The Small Business Administration will be getting $310B in funding for the Payment Protection Program, with $125B specifically for under-banked and minority-owned businesses, and $10B in an Economic Injury Disaster Loan Emergency Advance. The SBA will process these applications on a first-come, first-serve basis as they receive them from SBA-approved banks or lenders.If you run a small business or non-profit, are a sole proprietor, or a contractor you should immediately apply by going to the…See More
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COVID-19 Testing / Prueba de COVID-19 in Fair Haven

COVID19 testing will be available at 374 Grand Avenue to patients and non-patients alike, starting Wednesday April 22. Those wishing to be tested MUST call ahead for an appointment. No walk-ins accepted.Appointments are currently available 9am – noon and 1-4pm. Monday-Friday.Results are available in 2-3 days.There will be no cost to uninsured patients. Those with insurance (private, HUSKY, Medicaid/Medicare) will be covered by insurance and have no out of pocket charges.Open to all – no need to…See More
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Workforce Alliance Working with Local Supermarket to fill Essential Openings

Business Services specialist Juliana Castillo is working with the Shop Rite Supermarket in East Haven and other locations to fill essential openings for Clerks, Maintenance and Cashiers. Hours & wages vary. Email jcastillo@workforcealliance.biz for application link.See More
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Message from the Mayor: Requirement to Wear Masks In Stores

Today I issued an emergency order requiring people to use facemasks in essential retail businesses, including grocery stores, big-box stores, restaurants, pharmacies, gas stations, convenience stores, and package stores. The CDC strongly recommends that people wear cloth masks to protect others from contracting the virus. The order I issued also requires business owners to provide facemasks to all workers in these essential retail businesses. This order will go into effect this Friday…See More
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Message from the Mayor: Requirement to Wear Masks In Stores

Today I issued an emergency order requiring people to use facemasks in essential retail businesses, including grocery stores, big-box stores, restaurants, pharmacies, gas stations, convenience stores, and package stores. The CDC strongly recommends that people wear cloth masks to protect others from contracting the virus. The order I issued also requires business owners to provide facemasks to all workers in these essential retail businesses. This order will go into effect this Friday…See More
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ATTENTION! Important Positive Policy change at the Fair Haven Health Clinic

The Fair Haven Health Clinic is NOT charging people without insurance for health care costs during the COVID-19 crisis.  This includes undocumented and documented immigrants. Documented immigrants  who are not seeking healthcare because of the Trump Administration changes to the "Public Charge Rule" should know that although getting health care through public programs would make you potentially ineligible to improve your immigration status. This policy change by our local health clinic, making…See More
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Message from Junta for Progressive Action re: Community Soup Night

We were delighted to host the amazing Chatham Square Neighborhood Association Soup / Sopa Night at Junta last Sunday. Special thanks to Fair Haven residents, nonprofits and businesses who donated to Junta to support our disaster resettlement services for families impacted by the earthquakes in Puerto Rico. Junta has been at the helm of this work since Hurricane Maria hit landfall in 2017. With your support, we will continue to serve families displaced by disaster that are making New Haven their…See More
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Chatham Square Neighborhood i.e. Between: | I91- N | Grand Ave - S | Ferry St - W | Quinnipiac River - E |
How long do you live in the area?
6-10 years

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Vaccines Available in New Haven for CT Residents, 16+

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Recognizing the challenges so many CT residents face landing a vaccine appointment, Fair Haven Community Health Care (FHCHC) is…

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New Haven 16, 17 Year olds and Parents Vaccination this Week

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All New Haven16 and 17 year olds are advised by the New Haven Health Department to call 877-918-2224 to sign up for the Career High School clinic this week. Parents not yet vaccinated are welcome to go with their high schooler to get Vaccinated as well.

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Dear Neighbors:

Connecticut is creating a plan to prepare the state for climate change. Decision-makers must hear from you to best support your community. Researchers at the Vermont Law School and Yale University want to aid that communication. 

Over the coming weeks their team will run focus groups on equity, health, transportation, safety, and other issues in the context of climate change. In these groups, you can share your experiences and stand up for your…

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Community Dining Out Night mentioned as a positive in: The Precarious State of the Mom-and-Pop Store - Common Edge

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Few businesses in the U.S. are regarded with more fondness than mom-and-pop retailers. There’s an “all’s right with the world” quality about owner-run shops that meet a neighborhood’s everyday needs and, through repeated face-to-face exchanges, help people feel they’re members of a mutually supportive community. And yet for a long time, mom-and-pop stores have been under stress. In the half-century after 1950, cars shifted much of America’s retailing to unwalkable roadside…

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At 9:45am on February 22, 2021, Frank Rende said…

Thank you Lee, and pleasure to be part of this neighborhood!

At 1:43pm on February 5, 2021, Deborah Cox said…

Really nice meeting last night!  It was informative, well organized, and everyone is so friendly!

At 3:26pm on January 25, 2021, Abigail Storch said…

Thrilled to be in the neighborhood! I signed up for the management team so looking forward to the meetings. :D

At 3:18pm on February 16, 2020, Erika S. said…

Thanks Lee!  Looking forward to working together in the future!

At 8:12pm on November 14, 2019, Lynne S Bibber said…

Thank you for adding me to the group.

At 2:46pm on March 21, 2019, Caitlin Daly said…

So happy to be here!

At 9:57am on February 22, 2019, Fe Shays said…

Thanks Lee!

At 6:34pm on October 16, 2018, Frank Redente Jr. said…
Thanks Lee.
At 9:05am on June 19, 2018, Lisa Gangemi said…

Thanks Lee! Hope all is well with your family. We will share the community events in our employee newsletter.

At 3:23pm on January 30, 2018, Kimberly Acosta-New Haven Farms said…

Hi Lee,

Thanks so much for your warm welcome! I will make sure to keep everyone here updated on New Haven Farms activities and events, and also provide general information about our programs and the other work that we are doing. I will definitely tell our community members about this group/website.

Thanks again!

 
 
 

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Five star senior community with a tradition of quality care

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Buen Gusto Restaurant

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Fair Haven Community Health Care

Once again Fair Haven Community Health Care has been recognized as a high achieving health center by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HRSA), and has received the gold level designation. This places FHCHC in the top 10% of the 1,400 community health centers across the country and reflects our strong commitment to high quality clinical care. The full announcement can be found here.

We are proud and happy to have FHCHC as a community partner and a major employer in our community. 

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