December 2020
Your monthly news & updates
ACT's monthly newsletter for our supporters, partners, and other service providers is now provided in electronic format only. This newsletter provides updates and information on ACT's programs, staff, and upcoming events.
New Staff & Open Positions
ACT is proud to introduce Nick Brundage as the new CT Money School Volunteer Coordinator at CAHS. We also need applicants for these positions: Community Resources Assistant, Harm Reduction Services Manager, Harm Reduction Health Educator, and Financial Coaching Program Coordinator.
Hartford Financial Navigators, a new program of the CT Association for Human Services (a division of ACT), helps people manage the financial impact of COVID-19 through one-on-one telephone assistance. Learn more at or contact Luz Holmes at 860-951-2212 x243.
CAHS has several volunteer opportunities in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Fill out a volunteer registration form or learn more here. Contact Tori Hamilton at 860-951-2212 x230 or Jenny Vongxay at x246 for more details.
ACT would like to give special thanks to Priya Morgenstern and the Pro Bono Partnership for their legal work on our recent affiliation with the CT Association for Human Resources. Learn more about their services to the nonprofit community at
12/9 - Saving Workshop (CAHS)
12/25 - ACT offices closed for Christmas Day
This holiday season please consider making a donation to support Advancing CT Together (ACT), an umbrella agency that now encompasses three programmatic divisions: AIDS CT, The CT Center for Harm Reduction, and The CT Association for Human Services.

For a bigger impact consider making your donation monthly like one of our long-time spotlight donors, Kevin Sullivan!