Search Results

  • DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey

    Connecticut Residents Once Again Urged to "Pick Up the Phone!" to Support Largest-Ever Survey – Over 75 Leading Foundations, Hospitals, and Local Agencies Join DataHaven InitiativeThe DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey traces its roots to a series of grassroots and locally-based efforts launched over the past decade to gather information on and promote regional well-being and quality of life. With guidance from DataHaven and partner organizations throughout Connecticut, these area surveys have grown substantially each year in size and quality, and have become increasingly coordinated.

    Aug. 28, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Community Wellbeing Survey, Civic Vitality, Demographics, Economy, Education, Health, Housing, Public Safety

  • Reduce the risks of reopening for Black and Latino workers

    This article by Nathan Kim and Cynthia Farrar discusses the varied implications of economic reopening in Connecticut, as well as a resident-led video produced by DataHaven and Purple States.

    Jul. 31, 2020

    Demographics, Economy, Health

  • Pandemic highlights need for a renewed statewide focus on food sufficiency

    This article by Chloe Shawah features an analysis of food insecurity in Connecticut, as well as a resident-led video produced by DataHaven and Purple States. View the full piece at

    Jul. 16, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Economy, Health

  • Newsletter: Understanding COVID-19 - New Data Stories, Community Video Series, and COVID-19 Dashboard Features

    New Data Stories: Staff Op-Eds Unpack COVID-19 Data and Health Inequities Click here for our latest data stories. Let the DataHaven staff unpack COVID-19 data and health inequity in our latest contributions to the Connecticut Mirror... Food Insecurity:

    Jul. 15, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Civic Vitality, Economy, Health

  • Study highlights worsening disparities amid COVID-19 pandemic

    [Excerpt from feature article by Jenna Carlesso, CT Mirror, 7/6/2020] Inequities in health care, education, economic stability and housing have persisted for years in Connecticut, fueling disparate health outcomes, life expectancies, employment opportunities and personal wealth. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought these disparities into sharp focus, amplifying problems that have long festered, researchers with New Haven-based DataHaven concluded in a new report about social inequity and the impact of coronavirus.

    Jul. 7, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Community Wellbeing Survey, Economy, Education, Health

  • The fight for a more equal Connecticut begins at home: Re-imagining pandemic housing policy

    by Numi Katz On June 29, amidst pandemic-induced unemployment and economic uncertainty, the Gov. Ned Lamont’s administration released a sweeping $33 million assistance program for renters, homeowners, and local landlords. Connecticut has been lauded as a national leader in the housing policy response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Jul. 3, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Community Wellbeing Survey, Economy, Health, Housing