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Connections: Understanding the work of settlement houses

Jun 12, 2017

You've probably heard the term "settlement house," but do you know what it really means? Three Rochester settlement houses have teamed up to create a foundation, aimed at making their work stronger and more effective. They are central in the fight against poverty, but that's only the start.

Baden Street Settlement, Charles Settlement House, and Community Place of Rochester are working together, and our guests explain how they're trying to improve the city. In studio: