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Whit Betts Among Wheeler Hands & Hearts Award Recipients

From left, Connecticut State Representative Whit Betts (R-78) receives a Wheeler Hands & Hearts Award from Wheeler President and Chief Executive Officer, Susan Walkama, LCSW

State Representative Whit Betts (R-78) was among six organizations and individuals to receive an award at Wheeler’s seventh annual Hands & Hearts reception in May at The Country Club of Farmington. The event honors individuals and families, corporations and foundations for their outstanding support of Wheeler’s mission to provide equitable access to innovative care that improves health,

The event honors individuals and families, corporations and foundations for their outstanding support of Wheeler’s mission to provide equitable access to innovative care that improves health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.

More than 40 philanthropists have been recognized by Wheeler since the inception of this event.

The event honors individuals and families, corporations and foundations for their outstanding support of Wheeler’s mission to provide equitable access to innovative care that improves health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.

More than 40 philanthropists have been recognized by Wheeler since the inception of this event.

“Whit and Jarre Betts have supported our continuum of services for many years. Whit understands the critical role that nonprofits like Wheeler play as cost-effective partners in the state system of care,” said Susan Walkama, LCSW, president and chief executive officer, Wheeler Clinic. his year, Whit has championed key legislative initiatives that recognize our capacity to deliver high-quality care for the state’s most vulnerable citizens and that promote our long-term fiscal health.”

“This year, Whit has championed key legislative initiatives that recognize our capacity to deliver high-quality care for the state’s most vulnerable citizens and that promote our long-term fiscal health.”

Additional 2017 Hands & Hearts Appreciation Award recipients include: Cathryn Addy, Ph.D., OneDigital Health and Benefits, O’Shea Getz P.C., Gnazzo’s Food Center, and The Country Club of Farmington.

Wheeler provides comprehensive solutions that address complex health issues, providing individuals, families and communities with accessible, innovative care that encourages recovery, health and growth at all stages of life. Learn more: www.wheelerclinic.org.

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