Stratford Parents' Place
Stratford Parents' Place (SPP), a program of the Stratford Public Schools, is a Family Resource Center located at:
Stratford Academy, Johnson House
719 Birdseye Street, Stratford CT 06615
Telephone: (203) 381-6992 ~ Fax: (203) 381-6996
Stratford Parents' Place 2020/2021 Programs:
Due to COVID-19, Stratford Parents' Place is unable to conduct our typical weekly playgroups in our playroom at Johnson House. For as long as weather permits, we will meet outdoors, on a revised schedule. During the colder months, we will meet virtual.
- For all Playgroups, parent or grandparent and child must be Stratford Resident.
- Call Ms. Migda at 203-381-6992 to register for any of the following Playgroups
We are moving our playgroups ONLINE! Children ages 1-4, with their parent or grandparent, are invited to join us for interactive and educational playgroup online. 20 minutes of group arts and crafts, story time, and music followed by 30 minute parent discussion on developmental topics.
Families may register for one of the following playgroups to beginning the week of November 9, based on their child’s age:
Mondays, 9:30 - 10:30 AM: ages 1 - 2 ½
Tuesdays, 9:30 - 10:30 AM: ages 2 ½ - 4*
(*4/5 year olds not enrolled in preschool are eligible to attend)
THURSDAYS PLAYGROUPS ON THE PLAYGROUND:
Instead of our typical Open Center Thursdays, children ages 1-4, with their parent or grandparent, are invited to meet us at different playgrounds in Stratford, weather permitting.
Families may register for one of the following Thursday playgroups:
9:30 - 10:15 am or 10:30 - 11:15 am
THE HEALING LIBRARY
The Stratford Library and Stratford Parents’ Place have created Healing Library kits that can be checked out to help families cope with traumatic circumstances. The first three will be on these themes:
- Death of a Loved One
- Death of a Pet
- Alzheimer’s & Your Family
We hope to create 3-5 additional kits on themes that are relevant to the community. Please complete the survey below and select additional topics you would be interested in using.
Community Journeys -YMCA Family Swim and Short Beach and Boothe Park
Family Yoga Night
Stratford Fire Department Visits SPP
Family, Friends and Neighbors Program