Our programs provide a continuum of support to guide families collaboratively through childhood and adolescence. Most services are offered to families living in Hartford, greater Hartford, and East of the River Hartford region.


Family Resource Center at Maria Sanchez School

  • This school-based program focuses on early childhood education and support for parents, as well as the academic success of school age children
  • Our certified as Parent -Teacher educators who conduct need assessments, offers workshops for families, learning activities for children
  • The program also provides resources, referrals to services, and advocates for families based on their unique needs

After School Program at Maria Sanchez School

  • The program offers group and individual tutoring to improve academic performance and activities to develop interpersonal and leadership skills of school age children (1st to 5th grade). In addition artistic, literacy, health and wellness activities are provided
  • The program involves parents on civic engagement projects with their children and participating on parent educational workshops

These programs are funded by United Way, CT Department of Education,

Hartford Hospital, Federal Healthy Start City of Hartford

Stronger Families, Stronger Futures Program

  • The program provides home visiting services for pregnant women and families with young children (0-5 years old). The program provides parenting skills and tools to support children’s healthy development
  • The program also supports families to access adequate healthcare, address basic needs and provides them with financial management education to support the entire family wellbeing

Bridge to Succes

  • The program provides employment assistance, resume-building instruction, assistance in obtaining employment, and access to free training.
  • The program offers referrals to local agencies, and connections to local resources. The program also focuses on academic retention by offering to the families transportation support, attendance incentives, and support with school preparation