Upcoming Events/Trainings/Opportunities

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Ongoing Trainings/Programming

  • QPR ("Question, Persuade, Refer") Suicide Prevention Training This training is available for schools, youth groups and community groups. For more information contact Erin @ 860-823-3782x3483 or click here to email
  • Substance Abuse Prevention & Education This 7 week course covers basic information on most drugs, including alcohol, marijuana, opioids, inhalants & vaping. Participants will receive accurate information about the affects of drug use on the body, particularly the brain, and on their personal development and choices. This class is appropriate for most middle school & high school youth. Parents or school personnel can make referrals for this program to Tiana Powell @ 860-823-3782x3476 or click here to email

Opportunities

  • Parent Academy Workshops: Workshops are being held the second Tuesday of the month at Teachers’ Memorial Global Studies Magnet Middle School and the second Thursday of the month at Kelly STEAM Magnet Middle School. February topic is Mindful Parenting, March topic is Healthy & Fun Eating on a Budget, April topic is Anxiety & Depression Screening and May is Understanding Challenging Behaviors. All workshops begin at 530pm. Dinner and childcare are provided. All workshops are FREE. Pre-Registration is not required. For more information contact Christine Goracy @ 860-823-3782 ext. 3481 or click here to email
  • Voices for Middle School Students This 10 week group is for students enrolled in Aspire at Teachers’ Memorial Global Studies Magnet Middle School and is held on Thursdays during Aspire hours. Participants in this group will have the opportunity to talk about relationships, body image, self-esteem, future goals and more in safe place. It begins in February 2020. To sign up your child, contact Tim Allen, Site Coordinator at TMGSMMS - 860-823-4212
  • The Council for Middle School Students This 10 week group is for students enrolled in Aspire at Kelly STEAM Magnet Middle School. Participants in this group will have the opportunity to talk about cultural influences, bullying, relationships, self-confidence, future goals and more in safe place.  It begins in March 2020.  To sign up your child, contact Site Coordinator at Kelly STEAM - 860-823-4211