Family Resource Center at Laurel School
The FRC is open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday and at other times by appointment.
To register for programs or ask questions, call the Family Resource Center at (860)769-5518 or leave a message at (860)286-2675 ext 213.
LAUREL FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER - Bloomfield, CT
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION – JANUARY 2015
Playgroups at the FRC
Playgroups are one component of our Parents as Teachers Program. A weekly educational program for parents and caregivers with young children, ages birth to five, offering activities that nurture child development and enhance parenting skills. Families must first register with the Family Resource Center to participate. The Program is FREE, and open to Bloomfield families and caregivers . Playgroups are held Tuesday mornings 10am-12:00pm at Laurel Elementary School Room 213 and Thursdays depending on the weather either at the boundless playground of the FRC. For more information call (860)769-5518 or leave a message on (860)286-2675 ext 213
Personal Visits are another component within the PAT program. A Certified Parent Educator provides one-on-one visits with families either at your home or in the FRC. The Parent Educators give personalized instruction to parents using the PAT curriculum. As part of our National Parents as Teachers program each registered family is asked to have at least five personal visits during the 2014-2015 school year. For more detail feel free to contact the FRC staff.
Alliance for Bloomfield’s Children- ABC–Tues, Jan 27, 5:30pm at First Congregational Church. Topic is "TRIPLE P, Postiive Parenting Program
The Alliance for Bloomfield’s Children supports the development of a community network that will give Bloomfield children and their families an excellent early childhood experience and start in life. Childcare is available upon request. Dinner is provided from 5:30-6:00pm. Please call (860)769-5518 for more information.
Mommy & Me Play Time, Leisure Services Gym, Thursday 10am, Oct 2014-May2015
Leisure Services is located on 330 Park Ave, Bloomfield CT 06002, starting Thursday, 10/2
Home Day Care Provider Luncheon, Jan 19, Time & Place...TBA
Providers please come out and enjoy the meeting on "YOUR HEALTH AND WELLNESS" in a relaxed and comfortable environment with a Thanksgiving potluck and a giveaway.
Support Group Meeting, Monday, Jan 26, 6pm "STUDENT SUPPORT & BEST PRACTICES"
Come hear what Wendy Shepard-Banish, Director of Student Support has to offer. The meeting will be held at Laurel Elementary School in the large conference room. For more information or to RSVP contact 860-769-5518 or 860-286-2675 x 213. Childcare is available upon request.
Field Trip: TBA
All participants must be registered with the FRC in order to attend any fieldtrip. For any questions regarding registration see any FRC staff or call (860)769-5518
FRC CLOSED Monday, January 19, in Observance of Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
**DON’T FORGET TO SIGN UP FOR HOME VISITS WITH ONE OF OUR TRAINED STAFF** The FRC is open 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday and other times by appointment. TO RSVP for programs or if you have questions, call the Family Resource Center at (860)286-2675ext 213.