In Bridgeport, CT attorney general urged to help prevent drug abuse, not just treat it

The Hub was honored to host Attorney General William Tong and Chief Council Matthew Fitzsimmons to discuss their efforts to address the opioid crisis and youth vaping in Connecticut.  Speaking to more than 50 officials and leaders from behavioral health organizations at the Burroughs Community Center, Tong recalled an email he received soon after becoming […]

Building on what’s working against Bridgeport violence

Gun violence seems to be up across the nation and Connecticut; why not in Bridgeport? Using “Credible Messengers,” StreetSafe Bridgeport directly seeks out youth who are at the highest risk of becoming a shooter or a victim. Credible messengers utilize restorative practices to transform the lives of gang-involved youth. Led by Bridgeport-born and raised Ebony […]