Prevention & Wellness
Alliance for Prevention and Wellness
Alliance for Prevention and Wellness (APW) is one of five Regional Behavioral Health Action Organizations in the State of CT. APW is contracted with the CT Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) to provide prevention and training for behavioral health and promote mental health services to 36 towns and communities in the South-Central Region of Connecticut, also known as DMHAS Region 2.
Communities include: Ansonia, Bethany, Branford, Chester, Clinton, Cromwell, Deep River, Derby, Durham, East Haddam, East Hampton, East Haven, Essex, Guilford, Haddam, Hamden, Killingworth, Lyme, Madison, Meriden, Middlefield, Middletown, Milford, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Orange, Portland, Seymour, Shelton, Wallingford, Westbrook, West Haven, and Woodbridge,
Our mission is to foster positive mental health by preventing substance misuse and other health-risk behaviors and by building resources that promote wellness.
- Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Promotion
- Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention
- Problem Gambling Prevention
To learn more visit our website at APW-CT.
Domestic Violence &
We offer safe shelter, counseling, support and advocacy services for victims of domestic violence.
We provide counseling and support services for children and families.
We offer a wide variety of Supportive & Supervised housing services to our clients.