Proud Parents

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Leadership and Encouragement

for ALL Parents

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Plain language resources chosen by parents with

disabilities to help parents be the best parents they can be!

This website can be helpful to families affected by DCF child protective services.

Para espanol haga clic en la bandera ES en la parte superior izquierda de esta pagina.
For other languages please contact us on the Contact Us page.

Family First

No one parents alone
We CAN do it, even if we need support
Equity & fairness are what every family needs
Caras vemos, corazones no sabemos
Nothing about us without us!
*NOTE:  As of September 2021, this site is still being created. More resources and pages with information will continue to be added. Please use the Contact Us page to give us constructive feedback and ideas. We appreciate your help to make this site helpful and easy to use for all.
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Click on a Topic

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On each page, you will click on buttons like these:
for videos
for websites
for information
for phone numbers
(or to call if on cell)

I Need Support or Someone to Talk To

Support

There are many different types of support that can help

Help with Good Parenting

Parenting Advice

Parenting advice, tips, self-care

Self-Advocacy

Self-Advocacy

Control of your life & future

DCF CT

Department of Children & Families Connecticut

My rights, finding help & info

My Rights / My future 

My Right & My Future

Disability rights, planning my life

Basic Goods & Services

Food, Clothes, Housing, Rides

Food, clothes, housing, rides

Health

Health

Medical, mental health, insurance

Safety

Safety

Home, personal, children

Other Helpful Links

Helpful Links

Agencies & general help websites

*Many of these resources also have facebook pages

*As of September 2021, all of these resources are free