Resilience Building: Tweens and Teens

February 8 9:30 AM New Canaan YMCA 7 PM NCHS, Wagner Room Speaker: Tracey Masella, LCSW Stay ahead of the curve with conversations and strategies that build resilience in your tween and teen children – special guests high school leadership students

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Stress, Resilience and Accountability

January 25, 9:30 AM and 7 PM New Canaan YMCA Speaker: Frank Bartolomeo, PhD Learn valuable parenting tips to help you raise resilient and accountable children in a time and place that can sometimes feel stressful and indulgent

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All Preschool Program: Transition to Kindergarten

January 11, 9:30 AM East School Learn valuable insights that will help you prepare your child for kindergarten including daily schedules, bus routines and social-emotional developmental milestones NCPS & CARES – Joint Program No Registration Required *Snow date is January 12th.

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Puberty: Making it a Positive Experience

January 10, 9:30 AM Saxe Middle School Speaker: Meg Domino, PhD Build your confidence and competence with conversations about healthy development and sexuality. Learn strategies that help you create a positive experience with your child

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CARES Welcomes New Executive Director

New Canaan CARES enthusiastically welcomes Ellen Brezovsky, LCSW as our new Executive Director! Ellen knows our community, is already established with our local partners and has outreach in surrounding communities which will serve to enhance our town’s local programs. Most importantly, Ellen is passionate about CARES mission and she has the vision to move our […]

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Parent Forum: Healthy and Unhealthy Risks

December 5, 7:30 PM New Location: HALO Studios 45 Grove Street Speakers: Mike Topazio and CARES high school leadership students Distracted driving, underage drinking, Juul and risk taking – hear from our students the most effective ways of communicating on these tough topic

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