Milford nonprofit receives two federal grants

November 13, 2020

Expanded services and a new location are some benefits of two large federal grant awards recently received by Bridges Healthcare in Milford.

“It will help us enhance access to individuals in our catchment area of Milford, Orange and West Haven,” said Bridges’ CEO Jennifer Fiorillo. “This initiative [called the CCBHC — Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic] is allowing us to form and develop an assertive community treatment team.”

Bridges Healthcare, Inc. is a 63-year-old nonprofit organization on Bridgeport Ave. that provides mental health and addiction recovery programs and services. It’s funded by the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and the Connecticut Department of Children and Families.

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