Backus Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Norwich, CT. Backus Health Centers are located in Montville, Ledyard, Colchester, Norwich, and North Stonington.


The mission of the Office of Sustainability at Connecticut College is to advance the understanding and application of holistic sustainability by building community partnerships, promoting curricular integration, and helping the College serve as a model of holistic sustainability.

Connecticut Legal Services is a non-profit law firm that provides free, urgently-needed legal assistance to low-income people with civil matters in the following areas of law: housing, consumer, family, public benefits, education, juvenile, employment, and disability.


F.R.E.S.H. New London engages community members through its farm, community garden, youth internship program, and numerous other programs and initiatives. They are dedicated to building a sustainable, accessible. and healthy local food system.

The Lawrence and Memorial Hospital provides care to medical, surgical, pediatric, rehab, psychiatric, and obstetrical patients. L+M has physician practice locations in Groton, East Lyme, Old Lyme, New London, Pawcatuck, Fishers Island (New York), Ledyard, and Niantic. 


Ledge Light Health District serves East Lyme, Groton, Ledyard, New London, and Waterford, Connecticut. LLHD strives to "prevent disease illness and injury; to protect and nuture our environment; and to promote improved health and prosperity for all residents"

Thames Valley Council for Community Action, Inc advocates for and helps to meet the needs of under-served populations in Southeastern Connecticut.

Uncas Health District provides environmental health inspections, infectious disease review and follow-up, health outreach and education, and public health emergency preparedness to Bozrah, Griswold, Lisbon, Montville, Norwich, Sprague, and Voluntown.

United Community and Family Services provides health and community services to individuals and families in Eastern Connecticut.



The mission of the UCONN Center for Public Health and Health Policy  is to be the leading public health policy institute in Connecticut, and to be a model for university engagement with public and private agencies.

 United Way of Southeastern Connecticut is advancing the common good by creating opportunities for a better life for all, focusing on helping children to thrive, providing for basic human needs, and promoting independence and community wellness.