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  • DataHaven estimates that social distancing to counter the spread of COVID-19 has already saved 10,000 lives in Connecticut

    Local officials throughout Connecticut congratulate residents, but stress importance of continued prevention efforts and attention to community needs April 23, 2020 For Immediate Release New Haven, CT – Residents following strict social distancing measures to counter the spread of COVID-19 have already saved the lives of 10,000 residents in Connecticut—more than the total number of deaths caused by heart disease and stroke combined each year—according to a DataHaven projection. 

    Apr. 23, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Economy, Health

  • Newsletter: You are saving thousands of lives this week; new neighborhood maps

    Subscribe, view past issues, and view the newsletter in its original format at https://mailchi.mp/387be5f7769c/you-are-saving-thousands-of-lives-this-week-new-neighborhood-maps. Analysis: You are helping to save thousands of lives this week by avoiding non-essential travel

    Apr. 11, 2020

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

  • Coronavirus / COVID-19 in Connecticut: Trusted Sources of Information

    Since its emergence in late 2019, the novel coronavirus/COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 has swept across the world at an alarming rate. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the virus a pandemic. While the pace of the virus’ spread has overwhelmed health systems around the world, most of those infected experience mild symptoms. Fever and dry cough are the most common symptoms.

    Mar. 30, 2020

    Health

  • Connecticut State Legislative District Profiles

    Connecticut State Legislative District Profiles With support from public and private partners, DataHaven has maintained neighborhood and community profiles and maps for over 20 years. We have updated these with the latest census and other datasets, and with the most current data visualization technology that is responsive to viewing on various devices.

    Mar. 19, 2020

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

  • Greater Hartford Wellbeing Index Highlights Challenges and Opportunities in the Region

    The Hartford Foundation is committed to supporting the availability of high quality, impartial research to inform action on a host of issues that are critical to the region as well as our own priorities, strategies and operations. We are excited to share the highlights from the Greater Hartford Community Wellbeing Index 2019 to build a shared understanding and promote dialogue on the challenges and opportunities we face as a community.

    Mar. 11, 2020

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

  • Sowing Healthy Habits: Urban Agriculture Tackles Food Insecurity

    [Excerpt from feature article by Jodie Mozdzer Gil, March 11, 2020] In cities throughout Connecticut, urban farms and community gardens are sprouting up to address a significant health challenge: Many people don’t have access to enough food or access to healthy food.

    Mar. 10, 2020

    All DataHaven Programs, Community Wellbeing Survey, Health

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