Our Mission

New Reach inspires independence for those affected by homelessness and poverty through a continuum of housing and support using the most innovative and progressive methods.

Our Vision

Our vision is that all children, families and individuals in Connecticut find a safe, secure, affordable home with the services and supports necessary to achieve a fulfilling, self-reliant life.

Our Values

Integrity: We never waiver in our belief that everyone deserves a home, good health, support, and fulfillment.
Compassion: We always listen, strive to meet individual needs and deliver services with dignity.
Initiative: We never give up and when barriers arise we combine decades of experience with an entrepreneurial spirit to develop solutions.
Professionalism: We always treat our clients and colleagues with respect and deliver the highest quality services.


Leadership Team:

Kellyann Day


Meredith Damboise


Carmen Brown


Cindy Lavoie


Nicole Barnofski


Linda Ann Morales



Board of Directors:

Alfred Smith Jr.

Diana Teixeira


Fred Leaf

Leo Connors Jr.


Ralph Gutierrez

Michael Holmes

David Kadamus

John Keyes

Cathy Pettinella

Grace Whitney



Deborah Woodworth

Linda Zimmerman