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HRA Facility Adds Classroom for Infants, Toddlers

Celebrating the dedication of a new HRA classroom for children under 3 Wednesday were, from left, Elena Trueworthy from the Connecticut Office

$75,000 CHEFA Grant Enhances New Radiologic Technology Laboratory

Alumna of the Radiologic Technology Program joined in a ribbon cutting for a new lab at Capital, including the administrative director and managers of Medica

University of Saint Joseph Breaks Ground for O’Connell Athletic Center Expansion

On Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, the University of Saint Joseph celebrated the official groundbreaking of its upcoming expansion to the O’Connell Athletic Center. The building, designed by JCJ Architecture, will provide nearly 40,000 square feet divided between two levels. The space will encompass a new gymnasium, a multipurpose classroom, Student Health Services, a student-athlete training suite with a nutrition center, a hydrotherapy area, and more. O&G Industries, Inc.

CHEFA/CHESLA Programs Discussed with Fox 61 News

Seated Right to Left: CHEFA and CHESLA’s Executive Director, Jeanette Weldon and CHEFA’s Grant Program Manager, Betty Sugerman Weintraub talk with Matt Scott of Fox 61 News about the many programs available through CHESLA and its parent agency CHEFA.

CHEFA Hosts First Nonprofit Education Forum

Photo Left to Right: Estela Lopez, CHEFA Grant Committee Chairperson/Board of Directors; Betty Sugerman Weintraub, CHEFA Grant Program Manager; Jeff Fuhrer, Executive Vice President and Senior Policy Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston;

Gaylord Gets Grant To Help Ventilator-Dependent Patients

Gaylord Specialty Healthcare has been awarded a $75,000 grant and plans to use the funds to help its patients who have breathing problems.

The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) provided the funding to the non-profit health system, which provides both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. The facility's staff treats patients with spinal cord and brain injuries and pulmonary, cardiac and stroke patients.

CHEFA CDC's New Markets Tax Credit Workshop

CHEFA CDC's New Markets Tax Credit Workshop


Professor Ciara Leydon Receives Grant for Speech-Language Pathology Program

Ciara Leydon, associate professor in Sacred Heart University’s College of Health Professions, has received a $70,000 grant from the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) to benefit students in the speech-language pathology (SLP) program.

New CHEFA Subsidiary to Spur Investment in Low-Income Communities in CT

New CHEFA Subsidiary to Spur Investment in Low-Income Communities in CT