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Yaccarino Hosts Successful Winter Clothing Drive

Posted on December 6, 2021


State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87), members of North Haven’s community and student volunteers from Choate Rosemary Hall gathered on Saturday, December 4th to sort through hundreds of donated items that were later delivered to Columbus House in Wallingford to benefit those in need this upcoming winter season.

Rep. Yaccarino delivered brand new donations of jackets and coats, thermals, hats, socks, and countless pairs of gloves to the Columbus House shelter for veterans. All items donated

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House Republicans Call for Governor to Stop Implementation of Controversial Truck Tax

Posted on November 17, 2021


House Republicans on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, called for Gov. Lamont to stop implementation of the truck tax, contending the confluence of substantial federal infrastructure aid and the controversial revenue policy that will increase costs for businesses and residents should have state lawmakers redefining a path forward on improving our transportation grid.

“From staffing problems to supply chain issues, and rising fuel prices to inflation, Connecticut businesses face a multitude of challenges

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North Haven Juvenile Justice Forum: November 15

Posted on November 3, 2021


In response to concerns of residents statewide who are alarmed by the rise in juvenile crime, most especially the rampant increase in incidents involving the theft of motor vehicles, I will be joining House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora (R-86), Ranking Member of the Judiciary Committee State Representative Craig Fishbein (R-90), and State Senator Paul Cicarella (R-34) in hosting a Juvenile Justice Forum on Monday, November 15 at Mildred A. Wakely Community & Recreation Center located at 7 Linsley

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Alzheimer’s Association November Caregiver Month Programs

Posted on November 1, 2021


November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and the Connecticut Chapter is promoting several virtual events for families and their caregivers that I’d like to make you aware of.

Click below for information regarding each program.

November 3 at 12 PM ►Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Special Program – November 4 at 1 PM ► Journey of Dementia: What Are Caregivers Experiencing?

November 4 at 4 PM ► Safety and Memory Challenges

November 10 at 1:30 PM ► Living WIth Alzheimer’s:

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Winter Clothing Drive to Benefit Veterans in Need

Posted on October 26, 2021


State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) announced today that he is sponsoring a Veterans Day Donation Drive to benefit area veterans, women, and children in need this upcoming winter season. With colder temperatures on the way, Rep. Yaccarino is collecting donations of NEW thermal underwear, sweatshirts, sweatpants, warm hats, gloves, and heavy winter socks (sizes medium and up preferred).

The donation drive begins November 1st and runs through December 3rd. On Saturday, December 4th  a drop off

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