Parenting Support Programs

The inevitable challenges of parenting can tough to face without the right resources. Parenting Support volunteers can help parents learn more about parenting and teach important skills to children from birth to 5 years old.

Bright Beginnings Family Read, a10-week program for first-time parents to enjoy reading together and positive parenting through selected children's books. For more information, please contact Melissa Rowe, LCSW, at 203.688.5996.

Nurturing Connections
is a volunteer telephone support program for first-time mothers. English- and Spanish-speaking volunteers are encouraged to apply. To learn more about volunteer opportunities with Nurturing Connections, please contact Anita Bonilla, BSW, at 203.688.8165.

Nurturing Families Home Visiting Program helps first-time parents meet the challenges of parenthood, create a safe environment for their child and learn positive parenting skills through weekly home visits with a home visitor. For more information, please contact Anita Bonilla, BSW, at 203.688.8165.

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