MILFORD - Gov. Dannel Malloy joined state and local officials today at a Milford non-profit agency dedicated to families in crisis.

Malloy, Mayor Ben Blake and representatives from the state Department of Children and Families gathered at Boys and Girls Village.

The organization held a ground-breaking ceremony to commemorate an expansion of its campus to provide additional programs.

Officials say Boys and Girls Village received more than $2 million in state funding for the construction.