IT’S NOT SAFER INDOORS: Naming and Dealing with Risks in Nature

By Lori Paradis Brant

“Unlike television, nature does not steal time, it amplifies it. Nature offers healing…
reinterprets fantasies…inspires creativity. In nature, a child finds freedom, fantasy, and privacy…”

—Richard Louv, Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder

Children's Programs

two young girls on trail


Calling all Kid Conservationists! Feeling blue about the state of the environment? Interested in taking action for Connecticut's wildlife, land, and natural resources?

Thank you Community Foundation of Middlesex County!

The Community Foundation is supporting CFPA’s website upgrade with a $3000 grant. The upgrade offers capabilities that will allow CFPA to better serve the community.

New Videos Available

CFPA has produced a series of "About Us" videos to describe who the association is and what our programs are all about. The following are now published on YouTube. Please check them out and while on YouTube subcribe to our page SuperCFPA:

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