• Is The Food Bank System Contributing To Health Disparities?

    Connecticut Health Investigative Team    November 8, 2020

    [Excerpt from feature article by Theresa Sullivan Barger, Connecticut Health Investigative Team, appearing in the CT Mirror and elsewhere]: "The nation’s food bank system, created to provide emergency food assistance, fills a chronic need. Still, it may be perpetuating obesity among those facing hunger, concludes a new report by the University of Connecticut’s Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity. The jump in demand for food caused by the pandemic’s economic fallout amplifies the challenges facing those who serve the hungry.… Read More

  • Wastewater RNA Spike Spurs Covid Concern

    Various    October 28, 2020

    [Recent press coverage - Excerpts] Zahn, Brian. (2020, October 28). Data shows dramatic increase in COVID-19 in New Haven wastewater plant. New Haven Register. https://www.nhregister.com/news/article/Data-shows-dramatic-increase-in-...… Read More

  • [Excerpt of feature article by Tom Condon, CT Mirror, 10/12/2020] "In the time now referred to as “pre-COVID,” cities were coming back to life. Young people and some retiring boomers were moving in, here and across the country, enjoying new apartments, restaurants, entertainment venues and transit options. Cities were reclaiming their historic role as the economic and social centers.… Read More

    CT Mirror feature using DataHaven Connecticut data
  • New DataHaven survey provides reliable information to help Connecticut communities understand the impacts of COVID-19 Click here for the full announcement and survey results. See news and broadcast coverage of survey results from the front pages of the Connecticut Mirror, Hartford Courant, and other outlets here.… Read More

  • Click here to view this press release in its original format (with citations and graphics) and download crosstabs with survey results. PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2020 New DataHaven survey provides reliable information to help Connecticut communities understand the impacts of COVID-19… Read More

    COVID 19 exposure worry in Connecticut - DataHaven statewide CT data
  • [Excerpt from front-page feature by Alexander Putterman, 9/7/2020] One in five Connecticut residents do not plan to get vaccinated for COVID-19 if a vaccine becomes available, according to a new survey from the nonprofit DataHaven. Sixty-three percent of survey respondents said they would get vaccinated, while 17% said they were not sure.… Read More