A series of live television events from CPTV in which local experts help us find smart ways to make big decisions, solve problems, and ace the biggest test of all: LIFE!

Cancer Today & Beyond
Tuesday, October 15 at 6 p.m.
Connecticut Public, 1049 Asylum Avenue Hartford, CT 06105
Whether you or someone you love has cancer, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Join our LIVE studio audience and learn basic facts about cancer as well as in-depth information you can use – including risk factors, early detection, diagnosis, and treatment options.

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Click here for more information and to register to attend.

Healthy Hips & Knees
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A panel of experts walks us through the most common knee and hip ailments and their symptoms, possible treatments and various surgical options. You’ll discover tips to help strengthen your hips and knees, and help maintain your mobility and independence for years to come.

New Collar Careers
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Panelists from the Advanced Manufacturing industry and education and school counseling experts will discuss how the journey to manufacturing careers has changed over the years, how the intersection of race, class, economic opportunity and issues of inclusion factor into the industry, and how a mindset change can help fill the need for skilled and driven talent.

Facing Down Opioid Addiction
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Our expert panel dispels the myths and confusion around treatments and programs for opioid addiction, explores effective medical options and services, and highlights the support systems available to loved ones.

A Vibrant Retirement
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Whether you’re ready to move to a senior community in the next few years or five years down the line, it’s important to become acquainted with your options. What financial and legal considerations are there? What’s the difference between assisted living communities and life plan communities?

Understanding Paid Family Leave
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All workers, at some point, need to take time off to care for their newborn, their family members, or themselves, but many cannot afford to miss a paycheck. Paid family leave gives them the ability to care for their loved ones, keep their job, and pay the bills. Hear from a panel of experts who discuss this issue and how Connecticut families are affected.


“Women's Work” features the stories of Connecticut women serving as leaders, trailblazers, artists, educators, advocates and entrepreneurs. Watch the original TV documentary. Six additional short films will be released weekly - watch them here.

Share YOUR story, too. Honor a woman who has made an impact in your life or tell us your immigration story. Post a photo and caption on our web page at cptv.org/womenswork. Find out more »

Our Sharing Connecticut series lets you visit the unique people and places that drive the pulse and spirit of our state. Browse the full Sharing Connecticut series »

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