What is Every Woman Connecticut?
Every Woman Connecticut is a collaborative initiative that works with consumers, health care providers, state agencies, professional organizations, and community-based partners. Together we are working to help spark rapid improvements in how we care for women and men of childbearing age, recognizing that our physical, emotional, and social health are vital to our own wellbeing, as well as that of future generations.
Health insurance now provides well woman visits for preconception health promotion without co-pays! It also provides coverage for contraception care if you would like to delay or avoid a pregnancy. Click here to access health insurance and take advantage of these included benefits!
2-1-1 is your one-stop connection to the local services you need, from utility assistance, food, housing, child care, after school programs, elder care, crisis intervention and much more. 2-1-1 is always ready to assist you find the help you need. Dial 2-1-1 on your phone or search online by clicking here.
Every woman in Connecticut deserves to feel safe, valued, heard, and supported by her community. Often times, the legislative process helps to accelerate progress towards achieving improvements in overall social, economic, mental, and physical wellbeing for women and their families. The Connecticut Commission on Women, Children, and Seniors (CWCS) provides information, research and analysis to elected officials and the public regarding issues affecting the status of women. Learn more here.