Hidden In Plain Sight: a virtual presentation for parents

When: Monday June 7, 6:00-7:30 PM. Who: For adults and parents only. The Avon Youth Service Bureau and the Avon Free Public Library are partnering to bring you "Hidden in Plain Sight" a virtual presentation for parents. During our VIRTUAL Mock Bedroom with the Powerpoint the two presenters will take the participants via zoom through […]

Child Trafficking in Connecticut

281 Country Club Rd, Avon, CT

Date: Tuesday September 21st, 6:00-8:15 PM Audience: this program is intended for parents. In this 2 hour program you will learn: -How to identify warning signs and pathways to victimization. -How to identify trafficking victims. -How best to respond and support identified trafficking victims. -Prevalence of child sex and labor trafficking in Connecticut. -Impact of […]

Understanding and Supporting Transgender and Non- Binary Youth

Online (Zoom 2-Kids and Teens) CT

Avon Youth Services and the Avon Free Public Library are partnering together to bring Tony Ferraiolo, CPC, Trans Youth Advocate, trainer, and author, to speak in a 60 minute presentation on Zoom. Transgender and Non-Binary youth are often misunderstood. Often people who are interacting with them are faced with questions like‚ĶWhat pronoun and name should […]

Tibetan Bowls Sound Healing with Doug Lampert

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

This program is co-sponsored with the Avon Youth Services Bureau and the Avon Free Public Library May is Mental Health Awareness Month This is an in person program for teens in Grades 7-12, and adults.¬†Registration required to save your spot. Attendees, please wear comfortable, loose clothing. You are welcome to bring your own yoga mat, […]

Nerve Center: How Substance Use Rewires Young Minds

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

Monday, June 20 @ 6:30 pm   For Adults and High School students with their Caregiver   Nerve Center is an engaging presentation that takes participants on a journey through an adolescent body to see how youth are impacted by substance use. This presentation will cover brain science, addiction, and other detrimental impacts of substance […]