Child Health & Development Institute of CT, Inc.

Mission, Vision & Strategy

The Child Health and Development Institute is a catalyst for improving the health, mental health and early care systems for children in Connecticut.

Our Vision

All children will grow up healthy and thrive. 

Our Mission

Advance effective, integrated health and behavioral health systems, practices, and policies that result in equitable and optimal health and well-being for children, youth, and families. 

Our Strategy

We identify, demonstrate, support and promote effective health and behavioral health care innovations that will result in sustainable change, working in partnership with providers, policymakers, academic institutions and state agencies.

Sep 01, 2022  
$52,000 - $60,000 yearly
Summary The Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI) is seeking a Project Coordinator to work on youth and family engagement projects related to school and community-based systems of care implementation and sustainability in children’s behavioral health. CHDI works to improve the quality of behavioral health services for Connecticut children and serves as the statewide Coordinating Center for the Connecting Children and Families to Care Initiative (CONNECT) and the School-Based Diversion Initiative (SBDI). CONNECT aims to advance a model for caregivers, schools, pediatric primary care and community-based behavioral health providers to work collaboratively to provide support and services for youth with behavioral health needs. SBDI is a school-level initiative that works to divert youth from juvenile justice system involvement and connects them to behavioral health services and supports. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for integrating youth and family voice...
Child Health & Development Institute of CT, Inc. Remote (Hybrid work schedule - working in Farmington, CT at least one day per week) Full-Time