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Family Resource Center

Family Resource Centers

The Bridge Family Center, in partnership with Charter Oak Academy, established the Family Resource Center (FRC) to support the healthy development of families in the community. The FRC offers a variety of family programs and support services that enhance parenting, promote family involvement with the schools, and help children to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally. The FRC serves about 950 children and parents in West Hartford each year.

The FRC currently offers programs at the following West Hartford locations:

  • Charter Oak International Academy 
  • Florence E. Smith School of Science and Technology 
  • Wolcott Elementary School 
  • Webster Hill Elementary School 
  • Hillcrest Neighborhood Center 

For information regarding any of these programs, please contact Deborah Zipkin, M.S., Director of the Family Resource Center at:

Charter Oak Academy Family Resource Center
425 Oakwood Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06110

See what programs and services the FRC has to offer:

  • School-Age Children 
  • Parents and Caregivers 
  • Young Children

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