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The Village foster care appreciation event

Supporting The Foster Families Who Support Children

Over the past year, the Department of Children and Families has seen the number of children in foster care dip from 4,100 to 3,700. But Natalia Liriano, director of the foster care division, acknowledges that 3,700 is still too many.


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Village Coats for Kids Drive

Sat, October 2, 9:00am - Sat, October 2, 3:00pm

175 Park Rd, West Hartford, CT 06119-2012, United States Map

Help us provide 500 new or gently used warm coats before winter!

Drop off your coat at our West Hartford Second Chance Shop on Saturday, October 2 from 9:00am-3:00pm or donate at

Enjoy a 22% discount at the Shop in celebration of the Parade’s 22nd year!
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Monthly Facebook Live Event

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.

Annual Events

Friday, December 3, 2021

Girl Within Luncheon

Join us to enable at-risk young women and girls in Greater Hartford to become resilient, confident and independent, and those who have experienced abuse and neglect to heal.

June 2022

Foursome for Fatherhood

Each June, The Village hosts the Foursomes for Fatherhood Golf Classic to raise funds for our programs that provide fathers with the skills and support they need to be involved in the lives of their children.

Saturday, August 21, 2021


Join us for a day of cars, fun, music and food!