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The Connection
March 01, 2020 - 9:11 pm
On this week’s program, hosts Ann Baldwin and Lisa DeMatteis-Lepore speak with Erica Mello, Klingberg’s Children’s Advocacy Center Director and Kathy Carbine, Klingberg’s Outpatient Clinic Supervisor. Klingberg’s Children’s Advocacy Center, or the KCAC, specializes in a new initiative program,...
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The Connection
February 16, 2020 - 9:11 pm
On this week’s program, host Ann Baldwin and Chief Administrative Officer of The Connection, Beth Connor, talk with New Britain Mayor, Erin Stewart. During her three terms as Mayor, she has made it a priority for New Britain to be knows as a “recovery friendly community.” Stewart speaks about the...
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The Connection
February 09, 2020 - 4:11 pm
On this week’s program, hosts Ann Baldwin and Lisa DeMatteis-Lepore speak with John Lawlor, Director of Homeless Youth/Young Adult Programs at The Connection. John provides information about the youth homeless problem in Connecticut and explains who is affected and why. Help us raise awareness...
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The Connection
February 02, 2020 - 1:48 pm
On this week’s program, hosts Ann Baldwin and Lisa DeMatteis-Lepore speak with Laura Ward, of Laura Ward Coaching; a life and recovery program focused on leveraging strengths and maximizing potential. Laura speaks about why she became a coach and her own struggles battling addiction.
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The Connection
January 19, 2020 - 5:17 pm
Ann Baldwin and The Connection’s Beth Connor speak with Andrea Barton-Reeves, the President/CEO of Harc, a Connecticut nonprofit organization focused on providing special needs support for those with intellectual disabilities. Harc has recently launched Sockstarz, a retail sock business to raise...
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The Connection
December 08, 2019 - 4:24 pm
Are the holidays stressing you out? If so, you are not alone. On this week’s program, hosts Ann Baldwin and Lisa DeMatteis-Lepore speak with Chelsea Humphrey, The Connection’s Director of Behavioral Health, about ways for us to deal with holiday stress. Taking care of ourselves emotionally,...
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The Connection
November 17, 2019 - 4:45 pm
On this week’s program, hosts Ann Baldwin and Beth Connor speak with Cassie Volcy, Administrative Director for Hang Time, an organization dedicated to helping men and women transition back into society after incarceration. Hang Time connects people to resources and information regarding employment...
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