Raising happy, healthy children in our complex, rapidly changing, and challenging world can often seem overwhelming. You are not alone.
BStrong Together has been created to support parents, children and youth, community members and others impacting the lives of Barrington area children in our shared goal of raising happy, healthy, resilient, and adaptable children capable of successfully navigating the world of today and the future.
Born out of the missions of three wonderful organizations in the Barrington area – Barrington LEADS, HERE in Barrington, and LINK Barrington - BStrong Together is excited to assume responsibility for existing programs previously overseen by these legacy organizations. But, we are so much more!
By combining the subject matter knowledge, experience, and existing programs of our legacy organizations, we will continue to address the issues that were the focus and mission of our legacy organizations, but will expand beyond these topics to address additional issues in order create a more holistic approach to raising children and supporting families.
With the financial support and partnership of organizations such as Barrington School District 220, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, the Barrington Area Community Foundation, the Barrington Area United Way, Barrington Children's Charities, the Barrington Breakfast and Noon Rotary Clubs, and the Barrington Junior Women's Club; local businesses including Quintessential Barrington, the law office of Keller & Buckley, Barrington Bank & Trust, and many others; as well as partnerships with critical community organizations such as Barrington Youth and Family Services, Samaritan Counseling Center, NAMI Barrington, the Barrington Area Library, and others, BStrong Together is uniquely positioned to impact the lives of our community's children and youth.
To accomplish our goals, BStrong Together plans speaker events, hosts Conversation Circles and parent coffees, and other educational opportunities for parents and community members; develops programming for children and youth of all ages; hosts a robust website with resources on a wide variety of subjects designed to support and provide resources for parents, youth, and community members; and more.
While we define our "service area" as the boundaries of Barrington School District 220, we are a resource and support for ALL parents, students, and community members whether they are directly involved with Barrington School District 220 or not.
Join us in our mission to enhance the lives of Barrington area children and youth in mind, body, and spirit, because we believe that every child deserves a remarkable journey and because we know that alone we are strong, but we are stronger together.
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