Committed to
helping children,
adults and families
in Greater Hartford.

Our 200-year-old mission is to build a community of strong, healthy families who protect and nurture children.


The Village is the largest foster care provider in Connecticut. Now, more than ever, loving homes are needed for youth ages 6-18 who have experienced trauma. The Village provides extensive support, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Call: (860) 236-4511


Serving a diverse community for more than 200 years.

We provide a full range of behavioral health, early childhood and youth development, substance use treatment and support services in Greater Hartford, Connecticut. 

  • 500+ professional staff
  • 20,000 people served each year
  • 97% overall satisfaction rating
  • 99% cultural competency rating

Stories of Impact

Meet Sulma, Kimberly and Julio.

Sulma, Kimberly and Julio left Honduras for a better life in the United States. During their travels, they became victims of human trafficking. Sulma and her children came to The Village for help coping with what they experienced. Through therapy, Kimberly and Julio are working through their trauma. Julio is calmer and his nightmares have stopped. Kimberly is acclimating well to her new school and has learned how to become an advocate for herself.


What keeps employees here? Making a difference.

“The work is rewarding. The Village is big enough, but small enough.”


Need Help With Your Taxes? Here’s What To Know About Free Assistance in Connecticut

The United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut, in partnership with The Village for Families & Children and Human Resources Agency of New Britain is offering Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. The program offers free federal and state income tax preparation services for Connecticut residents with annual household incomes of up to $60,000.


"We do it because we believe in it."

The Village is supported by hundreds of donors and volunteers who help us provide critical support to children, adults and families in our local community.