Lunch Break With The Village
Lunch Break With The Village is a monthly Facebook Live event series that features Village staff and community guests who provide expert tips and advice on navigating challenging life situations and other relevant topics.
November 11, 2021
We discussed The Village’s specialized services for veterans in honor of Veterans Day.
October 6, 2021
We explored the power of bringing together sports and therapeutic care and how The Village, Doc Wayne Youth Services and ESPN are partnering to bring trauma-informed sports curriculum to children at The Village with social, emotional and behavioral disorders to develop healthier coping skills, feel more confident to engage in sport and fitness, and become leaders in their school or community.
September 16, 2021
The Village’s Second Chance Shops—located in Glastonbury, Simsbury, Suffield and West Hartford, are filled with incredible bargains on great clothing and household items.
August 19, 2021
We celebrated the 40th anniversary of KIDSAFE CT, an affiliate of The Village.
June 16, 2021
We looked at the important roles that fathers play in the lives of their children and why it is important for fathers to stay involved in every aspect of their child’s life.
May 20, 2021
May is Mental Health Awareness Month! We discussed surviving the opioid epidemic and bouncing back—resiliency in a post-COVID world.
May 6, 2021
Special Two-Part Edition: We discussed parenting during COVID and the benefits of integrated care for your family.
March 18, 2021
Our guest Jennifer Steadman, Ph.D., Executive Director of Aurora Women and Girls Foundation, Inc. joined host Yvette Young to discuss Aurora’s newly released called Essential Equity: Women, Covid-19 and Rebuilding Connecticut, indicates that the pandemic has only made challenges more acute.
February 23, 2021
Our guests Faith Vos Winkel, MSW and Caytlin Woodtke, LCSW joined host Yvette Young to discuss youth suicide prevention and support.