Catalyst Newsletter

CatalystA publication of the Foundations of Western Connecticut Health Network

Inspired by our vision for uncompromising excellence, Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) is pushing the frontiers of health and healing through compassionate and personalized patient care, pioneering biomedical research and a culture that transforms ideas into impact, both inside and outside of our doors.

WCHN is an entirely new state of healthcare. A synergy of community hospitals and affiliated healthcare organizations, we’re committed to innovation through collaboration and to building healthier communities through partnerships that expand the horizons of well-being.

We’re reimagining the future and invite you to read about our progress: barriers surpassed, obstacles overcome and lives transformed by the catalyzing power of philanthropy to spark discovery and to accelerate the greater good. 


Pioneering research, taking aim at Lyme and more.

Advances in palliative care, the Gardens of WCHN and more.

Shining a spotlight on pancreatic cancer, advancing Lyme disease research and more.