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Vernon Expands Free Pandemic-Related Mental Health Counseling

Children ages 3 to 17 can receive free counseling through a unique partnership with KIDSAFE-CT, an affiliate of The Village for Families & Children. The town has already established a social worker position using ARPA funds to counsel adult Town residents through the Hockanum Valley Community Council.

Cipes Pediatric Dentistry Provides Village Preschoolers With Free Care During Children’s Dental Health Month

Cipes Pediatric Dentistry Provides Village Preschoolers With Free Care

The Village for Families & Children recently teamed up with Drs. Monica Cipes and Elizabeth Chisholm, a mother-daughter team of pediatric dentists at Cipes Pediatric Dentistry of West Hartford, to provide dental health care to preschoolers at The Village’s Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC) in Asylum Hill.

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TikTok is making headlines about the positive and negative mental health effects on children. In this NBC Connecticut story, Village Medical Director Laine Taylor weighs in to provide advice for parents when it comes to talking with their kids about social media.