Woodfords Family Services is committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families in Maine communities.
4 days ago
Have you met Elmo's new friend Karli?
In May, during Foster Care Awareness Month, Sesame Street introduced Karli, a muppet in foster care. We are thrilled Sesame Street launched a new initiative to offer support to children, foster parents, and providers who serve foster families.
Our Therapeutic Foster Care team is well-aware that children in foster care, and the adults who care for them, need support and resources.
If you would like to learn more about our Therapeutic Foster Care program, and all the ways we support our foster parents and the children and teens in their care, please contact Rachel at firstname.lastname@example.org ... See MoreSee Less
Lianne Muchmore, Crickets Classroom Lead Teacher, is the Westbrook Preschool’s Employee of the Month for May. Each day Lianne goes above and beyond to support the diverse needs of her students. She never shies away from a challenge and is always willing to help the program in any way that she can. Lianne’s positive attitude and fun energy are infectious. The students in her classroom, and throughout the school, adore her. Her passion for working with children is apparent in every interaction. Congratulations Lianne, our students, parents and teachers are so lucky to have you on the team. Thanks for your great work! ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations to Kara Kelly, Westbrook Preschool’s Employee of the Month for April! A Speech and Language Pathologist, Kara brings a diverse skill set to the preschool team. She values multi-disciplinary collaboration to help ensure each child’s success, and she takes the extra time to share her knowledge with others. Kara builds rapport with students quickly and how much the children enjoy her positivity is evident in every interaction. Great job Kara! ... See MoreSee Less
2 weeks ago
Woodfords’ Early Childhood Services program is liquidating their storage space! Everything currently in storage must move on to good homes—toys, books, children’s classroom furniture, and odds and ends—to be enjoyed by children and families. If you have needs, or just love a good yard sale, stop by the Westbrook Campus,15 Saunders Way, on Tuesday, July 2 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. (or until everything is gone).
Look for the sale site directly across the parking lot from the front door of the big red Training Center up by the warehouse storage bays. No early birds. Items must be removed by the end of the day. Proceeds will benefit the Preschool Playground Fund. FMI call 207-523-5126. ... See MoreSee Less