The project, a partnership with the Klingberg Family Center of New Britain, aims to promote connection and community for children and their families.
with domestic violence, trauma, addiction and poverty.
The core of the project is called Center for Community and Connection. It is intended to be a think tank style endeavor that will teach families and those who work with children how to embrace connection and community as a means to prevent violence.
has been a great privilege to be a therapist and walk with a family, or child, and watch them get better, M said. know there is hope, and I know there is an opportunity for change. But I also know there are a lot of kids who don get the help they need.
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Ana Grace family, Jimmy Greene, a renowned jazz saxophonist, assistant music professor and assistant director of jazz studies at Western Connecticut State University, Nelba, a licensed marriage and family therapist who provides counseling and wellness services for the Newtown based organization Sandy Hook Promise, and older brother Isaiah, 9, wanted to find a way to honor Ana Grace memory.
Ana Grace ebullience and melody of life one that left her singing and dancing whether the music was audible or just in her head is the soul of the new Grace Project, a tribute to the girl, one of 20 first graders and six educators killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.
know Ana was to know love; to know Ana was to know joy, Nelba M said of her six year old daughter, the inspiration for the family launch Tuesday of a project that promotes love as the antidote to violence.
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The center will focus on sharing research, professional development opportunities, public policy issues and other practical tools, M said. Its goal is to help identify effective ways to community and interpersonal connection to prevent violence and promote recovery, she said.
in a telephone interview.
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professionals and others find ways to build the connections the M family believe are critical to their mantra: wins. were honored and humbled when Nelba approached us to partner with her family to create something positive from their tragic loss, said Steven A. Girelli, Klingberg president and chief executive officer.
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Any presentations or activities will be held at the Klingberg Family facilities or other locations.
this happened to Ana, my husband I wanted to do things to honor her life; she loved music, food, and was one of the most relatable children I had the privilege to know. Everyone loved Ana. project inaugural event will be an all day conference on Dec. 2 at the University of Hartford titled, Wins A Conference Promoting Love, Community and Connection for Every Child and Family. The keynote speaker will be Bruce Perry, a senior fellow for The ChildTrauma Academy in Houston, Texas, who will speak about the power of love and empathy in the healing process.
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