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RETAIN Phase 1 Recipient Snapshots

RETAIN – Connecticut

Lead State Agency

CT Department of Labor

Funding Requested

$2,111,269

POC

Karen Quesnel
karen.quesnel@ct.gov

Target Population

Workers who initiate a workers' compensation claim due to a musculoskeletal disorder through The Hartford

Target Area to be Served

Phase 1/Pilot: Capitol Region
Phase 2: Expand to other regions of the state

Health Care Partner(s)

  1. University of CT Health Center (UConn Health)
  2. The Hartford (insurer)

RETAIN Leadership Team

  1. CT DOL Office of Workforce Competitiveness
  2. Capital Workforce Partners
  3. The Hartford Financial Services Group
  4. UConn Health
  5. CT Department of Rehabilitation Services
  6. CT Business Leadership Network

 

Connecticut Demographic Maps

Connecticut, Population Density (people per square mile) by Census Tract, ACS 5-Year 2017
Connecticut, Population Density (people per square mile) by Census Tract, ACS 5-Year 2017
A map of Connecticut showing population density within each census tract and the borders of each county. The three counties of the Hartford Metropolitan Statistical Area are outlined in red, since this is the geography covered in Phase 1 of RETAIN.

Connecticut, People with Disability (percent, aged 18-64) by Census Tract, ACS 5-Year 2017
Connecticut, People with Disability (percent, aged 18-64) by Census Tract, ACS 5-Year 2017
A map of Connecticut showing the proportion of people aged 18-64 with a disability within each census tract and the borders of each county. The three counties of the Hartford Metropolitan Statistical Area are outlined in red, since this is the geography covered in Phase 1 of RETAIN.

Connecticut, Unemployment Rate by Census Tract, ACS 5-Year 2017
Connecticut, Unemployment Rate by Census Tract, ACS 5-Year 2017
A map of Connecticut showing the unemployment rate within each census tract and the borders of each county. The three counties of the Hartford Metropolitan Statistical Area are outlined in red, since this is the geography covered in Phase 1 of RETAIN.