Our History

FLE opens a new Community Food Pantry for families in need.
FLE begins a COVID-19 response community health outreach.
FLE joins the Village-led Hartford Family Center Network.
2018 2014 2009
FLE introduces the self-efficacy approach based on the work of Albert Bandura.
FLE welcomes Candida Flores as the new CEO.
FLE begins to provide home visiting services using the Parents as Teachers model under a multi-year contract from the State of CT Office of Early Childhood (OEC) as part of a network of 40 sites statewide. 
Family Life Ministries becomes Family Life Education.
Parkville Family Center created with support of Hartford Foundation for Public Giving's Brighter Futures Family Center initiative to meet neighborhood families' needs and young childrens' success in school and beyond.
Family Life Education is created by Rev. Karen Barker Duncan, a Yale Divinity School intern, through a Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Grant to provide services to pregnant and parenting Puerto Rican teens in Hartford’s Frog Hollow neighborhood.