OPM: Child Poverty and Prevention Council

Child Poverty and Prevention Council

Council Members | Related Links | Meeting Materials | Reports | Contact


The state established a Child Poverty and Prevention Council, in accordance with C.G.S. Sec. 4-67x, to develop and promote the implementation of a ten-year plan to reduce the number of children living in poverty in the state by fifty percent and to establish prevention goals and recommendations and measure prevention service outcomes in order to promote the health and well-being of children and families.

Council Members

  • Anne Foley, Under Secretary for Policy Development and Planning, Office of Policy and Management
    Chairperson, Child Poverty Council
  • Ram Aberasturia, Director of Labor Operations-Employment Services
  • Gregg Cogswell, Senate Republican Office
  • Renee Coleman-Mitchell, Section Chief Health Education, Management Surveillance, Department of Public Health 
  • Bernadette Conway, Chief Administrative Judge, Juvenile Matters
  • John Frassinelli, Chief, Bureau of Health, Nutrition, Family Services and Adult Education, Department of Education
  • Lindy Gold, Community Development Specialist, Department of Economic and Community Development
  • Gregory Gray, President, Board of Regents for Higher Education
  • Tanya Hughes, Interim Executive Director, Commission on Human Rights and Opportunity
  • Dennis King, Manager of Community Advocacy, Department of Transportation  
  • Carol Meredith, Director, Prevention and Health Promotion, Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
  • Mary Mushinsky, State Representative 
  • Rod O'Connor, Legislative and Regulations Analyst, Department of Developmental Services 
  • Monica Rinadli, Warden, Department of Correction
  • Robert Singleton, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Social Services
  • Kim Somaroo-Rodriguez, Program Manager, Housing and Homeless Services, Department of Children and Families 
  • Faith VosWinkel, Assistant Child Advocate, Office of the Child Advocate
  • Elaine Zimmerman, Executive Director, Commission on Children
  • Lezlye Zupkus, State Representative

Child Poverty and Prevention Council Staff:
Pamela Trotman, Planning Specialist, Office of Policy and Management

Related Links

Meeting Materials

All materials, except the Presentation Slides, were produced in Microsoft WORD 2000 {Microsoft Word format} . The Presentation Slides were produced in Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 {Microsoft Power Point format} . If you do not have these Microsoft software products or a more recent version of the software, please contact Pamela Trotman at (860) 418-6359 or pamela.trotman@ct.gov  to obtain other versions of the documents.

{Microsoft Power Point format}  Recommendations to the Child Poverty and Prevention Council from Local Community Providers 2008

{Microsoft Power Point format}   Food Stamp Employment and Training Reimbursement Program Presentation

  {Microsoft Power Point format}  Economic Modeling of the Child Poverty and Prevention Council Recommendations  Presentation - The Urban Institute  

  {Microsoft Power Point format} Child Poverty Council PowerPoint Presentation

The following documents are in a PDF format.

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November 19, 2013

{pdf icon}    Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting

October 24, 2012

{pdf icon}    Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

February 22, 2012

{pdf icon}     Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

January 11, 2012

{pdf icon}      Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

December 14, 2011

{pdf icon}       Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

October 12, 2011

{pdf icon}        Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

October 19, 2010

{pdf icon}       Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

September 17, 2010

{pdf icon}       Meeting Agenda, Minutes of Meeting and Other Meeting Documents

June 17, 2010

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January 12, 2010

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The following documents are in a Microsoft Word (MSWord) format.

     November 2, 2009

     {word}   Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (5 pgs; 59KB)

     September 16, 2009

        {word}   Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (12KB)

     July 21, 2009

     {word}   Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (4 pages; 56KB)

     December 23, 2008

     {word}   Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (6 pages; 62KB) 

     September 16, 2008

      {word}   Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (6 pages; 69KB)

      May 20, 2008
       {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (4 pages; 59KB)
 
      March 7, 2008
       {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (3 pages; 57KB)
 
      January 4, 2008
       {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda (1 page; 37KB)
 
      December 13, 2007
       {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (3 pages; 48KB)
 
      November 3, 2006
       {Microsoft Word format}
Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (5 pages; 50KB)
 
      December 13, 2005
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda (1 page; 24KB)
 
      September 22, 2005
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (3 pages; 36KB)
 
      December 20, 2004, Monday,  5:00 7:00 pm
      {Microsoft Word format} Public Hearing (9 pages; 259KB),  Room 160, Gateway Community
      College - Long Wharf Campus, New Haven. CT
 
      December 17, 2004
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda (2 pages; 41KB)
 
      December 6, 2004, Monday,  5:00 7:00 pm
      {Microsoft Word format} Public Hearing (10 pages; 266KB),  Room 2C, Legislative Office Building
 
      November 17, 2004
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (18 pages; 10,476KB)
 
      October 20, 2004
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (3 pages; 36KB)
 
      September 22, 2004
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda and Minutes of Meeting (7 pages; 55KB)
 
      August 18,2004
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda (1 page; 23KB) and {Microsoft Word format} Minutes of Meeting (1 page; 57KB)
 
      July 28, 2004
      {Microsoft Word format} Meeting Agenda (1 page; 23KB) and {Microsoft Word format} Minutes of Meeting (1 page; 27KB)

Reports

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For Further Information, Contact:
Pamela Trotman, Phone: (860) 418-6359
E-mail: pamela.trotman@ct.gov   
 




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