The Women’s Forum of Litchfield welcomes Jan Lyon who will be speaking about “Homeless Mothers and Babies. What are we doing about It?” at the Litchfield Community Center at 421 Bantam Road in Litchfield on Thursday, January 7, 2016 beginning at 2:30pm.
Jan Lyon, Director of Outreach and Children’s Services at Brooker Memorial, has a Masters degree in early childhood education with an emphasis on Piagetian cognition and a forty-year career working with children and families in a variety of social service settings in Maryland and Connecticut. Brooker Memorial is a non-profit organization in Torrington, whose mission is to prepare children for life-long success. Jan will speak about homeless mothers and babies in our midst and what is being done about this issue on the local level.
The event will be open to non-Forum members with a $10 fee at the door, which includes a High Tea reception. The contacts for more information are 860.605.7207.