The website provides information on fully researched local and national websites that provide clarity and support on all things parenting. Topics include talking to kids about drugs and alcohol, parents’ guide to Facebook, puberty, child safety, etc.
Connecticut Family Support Network
Provides support for families raising children with disabilities and special health care needs in the way of direct 1:1 support, support groups, email list serves, educational and training workshops.
Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center
The Lower Naugatuck Valley Parent Child Resource Center (PCRC) has been serving families in the towns of Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton and the surrounding area since 1975. It is the leading provider of behavioral health services to children and families in the Lower Naugatuck Valley, serving more than 1,200 children each year, including many who suffer from serious behavioral and emotional problems, trauma, abuse, and neglect. It offers clinical, early childhood, family support, and community partnerships services.
The library's parents' page offers links to numerous state and local organizations offering help. It also provides links to the library, guiding parents in the use the library's child-friendly resources. Some links offer advice on where to take children for recreation and informal learning, and others offer information on preschools and daycares.