Legislative and Local Updates - Decemeber 22

December 22, 2023
Connecticut's Energy Assistance Program

As we are now right at the Holidays, the winter season will be getting colder and colder. Many of us will struggle to keep our homes warm, so don't forget the great resource provided by the state of CT with its energy assistance program.

If you want to know further details, see if you are eligible, or find out how to apply, click HERE

Potential Updates to Elementary School Curriculum

Spanish could be added to elementary school curriculum in Ridgefield. Allowing our young students to learn a second language early will be great for their academic development!

Read the article from the Ridgefield Press.

Exciting Medicaid News for Family Caregivers
Last week the Appropriations and Human Services Committees voted favorably to allow certain family caregivers to be compensated through Medicaid. Next step: federal approval!
Wreaths Across America
Last week was the Wreaths Across America day.

This is an important moment to remember those who have fallen in their service to the United States.