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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 Billy.​

Struggling from the effects of the Vietnam War on his mental health, Billy connected to The Village for help. With newly regulated medicine and support through counseling and resources as part of The Village’s programs for veterans, Billy has been able to enjoy his life again.


What keeps employees here? Making a difference.

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

News & Events

December 01, 2021

Village To Honor Resilience Of Women And Girls In Annual “Girl Within” Event

The Village for Families & Children will host a dynamic virtual celebration to honor the resilience of women and girls during its 2021 Virtual Girl Within Event on Friday, December 3, from noon to 1:00pm. The event is free and open to the public.

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November 16, 2021

ESPN, Doc Wayne and The Village Team Up to Expand Mental Health Services for Youth

Trauma-informed and sport-infused therapy training enables additional programs and services to address the ongoing mental health crisis.

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November 10, 2021

Honoring the Dedication and Legacy of Village Friend and Supporter Linda Carlson Hart

Honoring the Dedication and Legacy of Village Friend and Supporter Linda Carlson Hart

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November 09, 2021

Village Expands Specialized Services, Fills Support Gap for Veterans

24/7 crisis care, mental health services address unique needs.

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November 04, 2021

Village and DCF Open First of Its Kind Quality Parenting Center in Connecticut

In an extension of their longstanding partnership The Village for Families & Children and the Connecticut Department of Children and Families (DCF) have launched an innovative new Quality Parenting Center (QPC) to help parents strengthen their skills as caregivers and reunify families.

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October 20, 2021

2021 Power 25 Health Care: Galo Rodriguez

The Village's President & CEO Galo Rodriguez has been recognized as one of the region’s most influential healthcare leaders in Hartford Business Journal’s 2021 Power 25 Health Care class.

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September 28, 2021

Help Provide 500 Kids With Warm Coats Before Winter

The Village to collect donations during Oct. 2 Park Road Parade

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September 27, 2021

The Village Named a 2021 Top Workplace

Employees give high marks for positive, people-centered culture

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September 23, 2021

J. Jill to Host Clothing Drive to Benefit The Village

Donations to be Collected September 30-October 6

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August 25, 2021

After Flooding, Community Steps Up to Get New Backpacks for Hundreds of Hartford Kids

Overwhelming support replaces destroyed school supplies in record time.

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"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.