Category: Social Innovation

Connecticut Children’s Office for Community Child Health places great focus on advancing social innovation to promote optimal health, development and well-being for children. We work to identify and support innovators as they develop promising solutions to address existing gaps in programs and services available to children and families. We also strive to help innovators bring their work to scale for maximum impact once their innovations are proven successful.

An Ordinary Year in Review

By: Jacquelyn M. Rose, MPH In an ordinary year, I develop a work plan to guide the strategic priorities and efforts of Childhood Prosperity Lab, which oversees the social innovation efforts of Connecticut Children’s Office for Community Child Health (the Office). The plan enables me to map out […]

Innovation as a Platform for Equity

By: Jacquelyn M. Rose, MPH “Are we all racist?” Taken out of context, this is an alarming and controversial question. However, when Ingrid Canady of the State Education Resource Center (SERC) asked the question during her training session with Connecticut Children’s Office for Community Child Health, “An Introduction […]