Children and Family Programs

The mission of Children and Family Programs is to grow an adult-child community which supports all children with equal and meaningful opportunities to ensure their success in school and in life.

Click the links below to learn more about these programs:

Thrive After School and Vacation Camps

Thrive Summer Program

The Thrive After School, Summer, and Vacation Camp Program is a state-licensed, 3 STAR child care program for children in grades K-5.

Winooski Car Seat Fitting Program

The City of Winooski Car Seat Fitting Program provides safe, appropriate, and proper car seat installation to caregivers who transport children in personal vehicles. This program is the product of a partnership between the City of Winooski and the State of Vermont Department of Health who provided the training and certification. Fittings are available for free for anyone transporting children.

Promise Community / “WellNooski” Grant Opportunities

The “WellNooski” Promise Community Initiative, a three-year grant process aimed at improving kindergarten readiness and the safety and stability of families in Winooski.

To apply for this grant, download our subgrant application: Word Document or PDF Document


Questions regarding any Children & Family Program can be forwarded to Kirstie Paschall, Children and Family Programs Manager: / 802-316-1552