Family Resource Center

The Family Resource Center of Hamden, CT directly serves parents with children from prenatal to kindergarten as well as families with children in Hamden Elementary Schools. Our services enhance parenting, promote family involvement with the schools, and help children to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally. The Family Resource Center believes that parents are their child’s first and most important teachers.

Programs for Families

  • Play & Learn groups    
  • Personal visits using the “Parents As Teachers” curriculum
  • Group Connections
  • Circle of Security
  • Raising a Reader
  • Transition to Kindergarten
  • Family literacy activities in collaboration with Hamden Adult Education including child care at no charge
  • Collaboration with Hamden's Partnership for Young Children (HPYC) to offer training and Support for home and center based child care providers 
  • Resources and referrals to local services

Family Play & Learn Group

  • Interactions between Parents & Children Enhancing experiences
  • Hands on Learning Experiences
  • Socialization
  • Routines Learning
September thru June
MON. & WED.: Church Street School Location
TUES. & THUR.: Ridge Hill School Location
Time: 10:00am-11:30am

For more information please contact Guadalupe Kuilan,

The FRC Coordinator at either of the two locations listed below.

Church Street School 

95 Church Street
Hamden, CT 06514
Phone: (203) 407-3111
Fax: (203) 407-5860 

Ridge Hill School 

Satellite Program
120 Carew Rd.
Hamden, CT 06514
Phone: (203) 407-3111
Fax: (203) 407-5860