Helping Kids Do Better in Schools

September 8, 2016

Marilyn Monteagudo leans in for a kiss from Nutmeg, a dog that helps children share their feelings. Marilyn’s school is part of the New Haven Trauma Coalition, and “Soul Friends” is one of the new programs offered at school to tackle childhood trauma. Through United Ways work in the New Haven Trauma Coalition we have served 2,366 students this past school year.