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  • Public safety concerns in our neighborhoods are legitimate, but 24/7 Wall Street’s “Most Dangerous Cities” ranking is not

    The article below appeared as an op-ed in the Sunday, June 5, 2011 New Haven Register, but it is applicable to cities throughout Connecticut and the United States. Please check this page for additional footnotes and detail on data sources.

    Jun. 4, 2011

    All DataHaven Programs, Public Safety

  • Creating a Healthy and Safe City: The Impact of Violence Violence in New Haven

    This presentation was delivered at a community safety briefing to show how the public health approach can be used to address community violence. The findings of the Health Equity Alliance Data Workgroup was presented.

    May. 31, 2011

    All DataHaven Programs, Health

  • Creating a Healthy and Safe City: The Impact of Violence in New Haven

    The Health Equity Alliance brings together community partners to address the relationship between between social and economic conditions and health outcomes of New Haven residents using the Health Equity Index. This document focuses on the issue of community violence and offersn information and recommendations.

    Mar. 31, 2011

    All DataHaven Programs, Health, Public Safety

  • Visions of a Healthier New Haven

    This report from the New Haven Health Department's Health Equity Alliance outlines the results from surveys conducted to determine social determinants of health. New Haven residents were asked how they envision building a healthier city.

    Jan. 27, 2011

    All DataHaven Programs, Health

  • New Reports Highlight Potential Policy Solutions to Connecticut Achievement Gap

    Executive Summary: Recent reports released over the past few months focus on the educational system in Connecticut, highlighting challenges facing the state with the largest achievement gap in the nation between low-income students and the rest of their peers. In this report, we detail income disparities and poverty concentrations, which disproportionately impact minority students, within the Connecticut region. The reports shed light on the current situation and offer concrete suggestions to close the achievement gap, such as a renewed focus on regional equity.

    Jan. 23, 2011

    All DataHaven Programs, Education

  • 2010 New Haven Neighborhood Quality of Life Survey & Workshops (Dixwell)

    A survey was conducted to assess the strengths of neighborhoods in order to develop "Action Plans." This Powerpoint focuses on the results related to Dixwell, including demographics, community, and transportation.

    Jan. 20, 2011

    All DataHaven Programs, Civic Vitality