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November 15, 2021

CHD Provides Notice of Data Security Incident

The Center for Human Development (CHD) is informing individuals of a recent data security incident that may have resulted in unauthorized access to the sensitive...
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August 19, 2021

CHD Partners with HCC to Provide and Coordinate Mental Health Supports for Students

CHD recently partnered with Holyoke Community College (HCC) to embark on a new, grant-funded venture to help ensure HCC students have access to a range...
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May 28, 2021

CHD Foster Care Staff Hold Appreciation Event to Celebrate Foster Parents

Staff of the CHD’s foster care program held an appreciation dinner event to honor the program’s foster parents for their commitment and contributions in the...
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May 24, 2021

CHD's Redesigned Website is Honored in National Healthcare Advertising Awards

CHD’s redesigned website recently received a merit recognition in the 38th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards, the largest national healthcare advertising competition in the nation. The new...
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March 8, 2021

CHD honors community partners, donors and frontline staff with annual awards

CHD recently announced the honorees for the organization’s annual awards, which celebrate members of the community and partners to the organization for their major contributions...
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February 8, 2021

CASA book club covers ‘Punching the Air’ YA novel, features guest speaker

Staff and volunteers of CHD’s Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) recently read and discussed instant New York Times bestseller Punching the Air during their monthly book...
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December 18, 2020

CHD partners with local middle school to offer behavioral health services to youth and families

Part of a $3.4 million grant to provide behavioral health and substance use intervention services in Central and Western Massachusetts schools, CHD has partnered with...
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November 27, 2020

CHD expands youth homelessness services through internal and community partnerships

As part of a $2.4 million federal grant awarded to the City of Springfield with the goal of preventing and ending homelessness among youth and...
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November 10, 2020

Myers presents to CASA book club on gender identity and more

As part of their book club, CHD’s Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Hampden County recently held a virtual event to discuss their latest read, Continental...
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October 28, 2020

CHD partnership with Hampden DA, area hospitals provides 1,120 Naloxone doses to first responders

Two years ago, CHD embarked on a lifesaving initiative led by Hampden County District Attorney Anthony Gulluni with local partners Baystate Health and Trinity Health...
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