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Coronavirus Update: Latest Information and the State’s Response Efforts

Posted on April 13, 2020 by admin


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This past Saturday Governor Lamont announced Executive Order 7Y.

The Order implements a medical surge plan for long-term care facilities, which will establish COVID-19 recovery centers in certain nursing homes, and will establishe the first two COVID-19 recovery centers at Sharon Health Care Center in Sharon and Northbridge Healthcare Center in Bridgeport. It also gives authority to Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Renée D. Coleman-Mitchell to create additional centers at other locations

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Help for Victims of Domestic Violence During COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on April 9, 2020 by admin


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COVID-19 is creating challenges all around us. For victims and survivors of domestic violence, we know that abusers may take advantage of this period of social distancing to further isolate and abuse you. We want you to know that you are not alone.

Governor Lamont signed an executive order making it possible to file for a family violence restraining order completely online. This will help reduce the spread of COVID-19 while ensuring that victims have access to this critical safety measure. Domestic

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: Public Assistance During COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on April 7, 2020 by admin


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Below you will find information regarding public assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic released from the Connecticut Department of Labor on April 7, 2020.

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: Public Assistance During COVID-19 Pandemic by Connecticut House Republicans

House Republicans Offer Initial COVID-19 Response Ideas to Gov. Lamont

Posted on April 1, 2020 by admin


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HARTFORD – The House Republican caucus today in a letter to Gov. Lamont offered proposals to provide immediate relief to struggling businesses, idle workers, families and taxpayers coping with the economic consequences of the ongoing health crisis – including breaks on overdue property taxes, for companies facing high unemployment insurance rates and those saddled with student debt.
The proposals could be enacted quickly through executive orders if Lamont chooses to do so and would not require any

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Resources for Businesses & Workers

Posted on March 31, 2020 by admin


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State’s response to protect businesses
The state has taken steps protect our businesses and residents during the coronavirus crisis. In addition to documents on various state and federal guidance, among the growing list of resources and information is: