We provide services that empower individuals to build bright futures.
24/7 Crisis Response
Hartford Communities That Care, Inc. (HCTC) is a Hartford-based nonprofit organization committed to creating and supporting non-violent and drug-free communities in which youth and families can thrive.
Founded in 1998, HCTC achieves its mission by forming partnerships with key community members and organizations, by coordinating critical services, and by identifying, developing and implementing evidence-based programs for high rates of success.
Uncovering Data on Firearms Recovered in Hartford
Professor Sarah Raskin, Larry Johnson (Hartford Communities That Care), Olivia Zeiner-Morrish, and Richard Perry III analyzed and visualized the emerging trends in order to deliver our community partners useful visualizations of this previously inaccessible data.
After nearly 50 shootings in 7 weeks, Hartford’s crisis and violence prevention workers are frustrated, worn thin
HARTFORD — Weeks of unrelenting gunfire in Hartford are overwhelming the small circle of violence prevention workers who respond at all hours to meet shooting victims in their hospital beds.
Raising Youth Voices Podcast Trailer
Summer Youth Leadership Academy