Health After Prison Matters
Monday, April 7, 2014 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Wen we talk about economic development, homelessness, recidivism, education and other such issues in our region, few people would guess that the Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts would be an influential player in these arenas. Read more...
Central Mass. Health Foundation Says Program Keeping Ex-Prisoners Out of Jail
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
WORCESTER — The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts announced Friday that a $1.5 million program is yielding promising results when it comes to decreasing the rate at which former prisoners are going back to jail. Read more...
Several Communities to Follow Gardner's Lead with 'Drop Box'
Sunday, March 16, 2014 - Fitchburg Sentinel and Enterprise
LEOMINSTER -- Gardner Police Chief Neil Erickson put a drop-box kiosk for residents to surrender prescription drugs inside the lobby of his police station nearly three years ago, and 10 other communities in North Central Massachusetts are ready to join the effort. Read more...
Ten Years of Grantmaking: 2000-2010