Understanding Vermont's New Cannabis Law


Vermont in January became the ninth state to legalize marijuana and historically the first to end cannabis prohibition through the act of lawmakers rather than a ballot initiative.


Confused as to what Act 86 outlines? Fran Janik, Cannabis Activist and Advocate will explain the details.


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   Our Goals



  • To connect people with appropriate resources


  • To reduce the need for crisis intervention through preventative health and social service programs


  • To assist families and individuals in need to gain their independence and to encourage a spirit of helping in turn.


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Mission Statement


Neighborhood Connections is a community-based organization serving individuals and families in the mountain towns of south-central Vermont, with particular emphasis on those most vulnerable. We respond to community-identified needs with a range of social services and health-related programs, working closely with  public and private resources at federal, state and local levels.

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About Us


Neighborhood Connections is a non-profit organization offering preventative health care, health education and social services. We proudly serve the communities of Londonderry, Weston, Andover, Windham, Winhall, Jamaica, Landgrove, Peru and Bondville.


The grassroots agency opened its doors in 2009 out of a need for innovative and cost effective social outreach in the underserved populations of area mountain towns. We respond to community-identified needs with a range of social services and health-related programs, working closely with public and private resources at federal, state and local levels.


Our services include connecting people with the resources they need including health education, counseling, crisis management and assisting individuals with navigation through social service systems.

Neighborhood Connections

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