Join Us To Help People Suffering Addiction

September 4, 2019

Join me on Sept. 26 when the Mental Health and Addiction Services commissioner, other experts and treatment providers give details about resources and discuss recognizing signs of addiction, getting your child into rehab and understanding the insurance process.

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Rep. Linehan Warns Parents And Children About Predatory Social Media Apps

August 12, 2019

Representative Liz Linehan, House chair of the legislature’s Committee On Children, warned parents and children Monday about the dangers of social media apps, specifically Tik Tok and FACE CAST, after a Connecticut child was targeted recently for child exploitation.

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Young Artists Wanted To Show Their Work

June 24, 2019

Rep. Liz Linehan, the House chair of the legislature’s Committee on Children, is looking for young artists from towns in her district – Cheshire, Southington, and Wallingford – to display their artwork in the Children’s Committee offices at the State Capitol.

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State Asked To Give More Vaccination Data

May 16, 2019

House and Senate majority leadership today announced that they have asked the state Department of Public Health (DPH) to provide additional data and policy recommendations on how to increase vaccination rates in school districts and schools with high vaccine exemption rates. DPH will report back to the General Assembly by no later than January 1, 2020. No vote on the state’s vaccination policy is expected while awaiting DPH’s legislative recommendations.

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