The Village Blog

Hear our views and news about our work with others to improve the quality of life for children and families in the state. Our blog features Village leaders and other experts. Join the conversation by sharing and commenting on the posts.

Our Dynamic Work


Since arriving in Scotland for the 2014 World Infant Mental Health Congress, I've been struck at how much the improvement in services for children with mental health issues – and programs to prevent problems from occurring in the first place – are rooted in history, trial and perseverance. Our work at The Village to design and pilot a ‘mid-level developmental assessment’ for young children is an example of this blending of old and new.