April 12, 2017
Connecticut Autism Awareness Day Forum
October 13, 2015
REP. ABERCROMBIE APPEARS ON FOX CT THE REAL STORY
On October 11, Rep. Abercrombie was invited to Fox CT’s The Real Story to discuss Governor Malloy’s budget cuts and their impact on human services providers and families. Kathleen Flaherty, Executive Director of the CT Legal Rights Project, was also a guest on the show and they had a healthy discussion with the show host, Jenn Bernstein.
May 22, 2014
BUILDING COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE AUTISM SPECTRUM
March 11, 2014
REP. CATHY ABERCROMBIE RECEIVES PUBLIC POLICY AWARD BY THE BRAIN INJURY ALLIANCE OF CONNECTICUT
This honor is awarded to an individual or organization for supporting legislation/public policy that promotes the prevention or treatment of brain injury or increases the quality of life for persons who have sustained a brain injury.
April 4, 2012
PROMOTING AWARENESS OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
Representative Cathy Abercrombie joins state leaders, autism advocacy groups and families from throughout Connecticut at the 8th Annual Autism Awareness Day at the Capitol, an annual event to draw attention to Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and affected individuals and families.
March 22, 2012
REP. CATHY ABERCROMBIE RECEIVES FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER AWARD
Rep. Cathy Abercrombie acceping the annual "Friend of the Family Award" by the CT Family Resource Center Alliance during a ceremony at CT's State Capitol.
March 19, 2012
COMMITTED TO AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER SERVICES
Rep. Cathy Abercrombie speaking during a presentation by the Children's Behavioral Health Advisory Committee (CBHAC) to the CT Department of Children and Families (DCF) Commissioner about her commitment to Autism Spectrum Disorder services and the need to keep improving services and funding.
September 23, 2011
FUNDING SECURED FOR MERIDEN FLOOD CONTROL & WILCOX TECH
Rep. Abercrombie discusses $1.1 million funding approved by the State Bond Commission for Meriden's Flood Control Project and $122,375 for Wilcox Tech to replace outdated computer equipment.
August 22, 2011
FUNDS WILL IMPROVE MERIDEN NEIGHBORHOOD, STIMULATE JOB GROWTH
Legislators say expected state bond funds will strengthen Meriden's West Main Street neighborhood while encouraging commercial development and immediately creating 40 construction jobs.
April 13, 2011
FORUM ON ADOLESCENT SUBSTANCE ABUSE
State Representatives Cathy Abercrombie (D-Meriden/Berlin) and Christopher Lyddy (D-Newtown) hosted a public forum on adolescent substance abuse and its impact on communities and families.
April 4, 2011
AUTISM AWARENESS DAY
Rep. Catherine Abercrombie, Speaker Chris Donovan, autism groups and families from around the state, held a press conference to commence the 7th annual Autism Advocacy day at the State Capitol. The group brought forward the concern for support and advocacy on behalf of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), a condition that affects as many as one in every 110 children in the United States and the need to keep improving programs.
March 18, 2011
PROTECTING PLANNED PARENTHOOD
State leaders, including Rep. Catherine Abercrombie, and Planned Parenthood held a press conference to bring attention to legislation currently before Congress that would eliminate the national family planning program (Title X) and would exclude Planned Parenthood affiliates from all critical public health funding.