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Created: Thursday, 20 July 2017 16:17

5th Annual Norwich WinterFest 5K - Sponsors Needed!

On November 25th, 2017, hundreds of runners and spectators will be gathering at Norwich Free Academy for the 5th annual Norwich WinterFest 5K. Will you join Reliance Health and the Hartford Marathon Foundation as we bring the crowds to Norwich for this feel good, community wellness event?

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Created: Thursday, 13 October 2016 15:40

Introducing Reliance Health...

As you may have noticed, Reliance House is getting a new name, Reliance Health. For years we have been poorly served by the concept of the term “house”. With the recent addition of our outpatient clinic, we recognize the need to connect the agency’s name with our mission statement, “enhancing health through mental wellness”. The name Reliance Health better represents what we are, a multifaceted community mental health center.

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Created: Friday, 23 September 2016 19:15

Top Workplaces 2016

Out of 975 companies surveyed by The Courant for Top Workplace standing, only 61 received Top Workplace recognition in 2016. We're proud to be ranked #2 in the mid-sized division! We also received a special award for having such amazing managers.

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Created: Thursday, 11 August 2016 15:00

Double your donation to Reliance Health!

At Reliance Health, we work toward enhancing health through mental wellness, but we can’t do it without you. So much of the work we do depends on your support. Charter Oak is offering an easy way to double your contribution to our mission. From August 15th to November 23rd, Charter Oak will match donations made from their members to non-profit agencies, such as Reliance House.

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More than 40 volunteers helped with Point in Time Count this year

There are thousands of individuals and families in homeless shelters at any given time in the U.S., and hundreds more living without shelter in Connecticut. The goal in New London County is always to move families and individuals into permanent housing. United Way of Southeastern Connecticut, contractor for the New London County Fund to End Homelessness, assists with this effort.  Read more...

Norwich Winterfest 5K brings community together

NORWICH — A pair of women in gingerbread costumes were sprinting alongside a woman dressed like a Christmas tree down Franklin Street Saturday and a man riding a penny-farthing bicycle from the 1800s was in front of leader Will Sanders.

This was no ordinary road race.
And according to the man riding on top of the huge front wheel on that bike, Reliance House CEO Dave Burnett, that’s kind of the point.  Read more...

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04th Aug

August First Friday - Our Piece of the Pie


Reliance Health Gallery

11th Aug

CT Tigers Ticket Fundraiser


Dodd Stadium

01st Sep

September First Friday - Common Thread


Reliance Health Gallery


Par 4 Charity Golf Tournament


River Ridge Golf Course