A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 10/15/2021

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Good afternoon,

The Covid numbers show that Easton has dropped into the yellow with a rate of 7.6 per 100,000 for the two weeks ending October 9. Weston is red and Westport remains orange. It is interesting that of the larger towns, Westport, which still Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Activist Jamal Stroud to Keynote Speaking of Men Breakfast

Jamal Stroud, a nationally-recognized motivational speaker and community activist, will offer the keynote address at The Center for Family Justice’s annual Speaking of Men Breakfast on Thursday, Nov. 4 at the Trumbull Marriott.

Stroud will highlight a morning program that is part Continue reading “Activist Jamal Stroud to Keynote Speaking of Men Breakfast”

Center for Family Justice to Hold Domestic Violence Vigil

The Center for Family Justice will host a regional Domestic Violence Awareness Month vigil on Thursday, Oct. 14 at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport to commemorate the 19 lives lost to domestic violence homicides in Connecticut last year as well as raise awareness about the Continue reading “Center for Family Justice to Hold Domestic Violence Vigil”

Pro Bono Legal Program to Benefit from Local Day of Giving Event

The Center for Family Justice will participate in the eighth annual Fairfield County’s Giving Day on Feb. 25, with its proceeds from the regional day of philanthropy designated for an innovative program which offers its domestic violence clients free legal services.

This year, Continue reading “Pro Bono Legal Program to Benefit from Local Day of Giving Event”

Center for Family Justice to Hold Domestic Violence Awareness Vigil

The Center for Family Justice will hold a virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Month Vigil this October to commemorate the lives of 14 recent victims of domestic violence homicides in Connecticut in 2019 and raise awareness about the prevalence of abuse in local communities.

The Continue reading “Center for Family Justice to Hold Domestic Violence Awareness Vigil”

Hwang Speaks Out On 2nd District GOP Candidate and State Party Leadership

Just before the primary election, the endorsed Republican candidate in Connecticut’s 2nd Congressional District was arrested on domestic violence changes.  Since then, additional information has come to light about the knowledge that J.R. Romano, state party chairman, and Sue Hatfield, Continue reading “Hwang Speaks Out On 2nd District GOP Candidate and State Party Leadership”

Bank of America Supports Domestic Violence Safe House

With stay-at-home restrictions in place, the coronavirus has triggered a rise in domestic abuse throughout Connecticut. Individuals and families are now faced with choosing between health risks associated with the coronavirus or staying at home with an abusive partner. The Center Continue reading “Bank of America Supports Domestic Violence Safe House”

Supporting the Most Vulnerable Abuse Victims During a Pandemic

Today, as our nation deals with an extraordinary public health crisis, Americans are being asked to stay home and practice social distancing.

Unfortunately, for too many people, home is not a safe place.

In fact, many of the thousands of adults and children we work with each year Continue reading “Supporting the Most Vulnerable Abuse Victims During a Pandemic”

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