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Human resources are like natural resources; they're often buried deep You have to go looking for them; they're not just lying around on the surface You have to create the circumstances where they show themselves.


Ken Robinson

Our mission is to bring education on mental well-being, emotional intelligence physical health, and academic success to all communities and schools.

About Us

Since 2017 Elm Village has been facilitating life and social-emotional intelligence skilled courses and mentorship for schools and communities across Connecticut. We’ve had the honor to run 13 different programs going throughout the state, reaching around 2000 students a week, pre and post covid. We are also, providing services to Military Veterans at The Columbus House, The Connecticut Department of Child & Families Services, and Connecticut Juvenile Justice. Our mission is to bring education on mental well-being, emotional intelligence, physical health, and academic success to all communities and schools. In efforts to prevent or aid trauma responses, retraumatization, the expulsion of students, and social vices.

What is Personal Coaching?

Personal Coaching is a partnership with both the coachee and the coach to get the coachee in a transformative process that empowers and inspires them to reach their maximum potential. Life Coaching is frequently used to assist individuals as they prepare for or transition into a new career, improve daily habits, adapt to a changing environment or overcome specific obstacles.

What is Career Coaching?

Career Coaching is great for participants who are still figuring out their career path. We give each coachee resources and tools to prepare and expose them to various career opportunities. Our coaches will conduct a 16-personality quiz with the youth. The results allow the coachee to see which career fields align with their personality, in the hope of helping them identify their passion and get them a step closer to discovering their purpose. This approach helps ground them and give them a view of the person that they are and whom they can become.



Why Coaching?

What's better than having an accountability partner, confidante, and mentor who's there to help you hone in on achieving the life you deserve? Our coaches will assist you with setting specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, and timely goals and the roadmap to obtain them. Along with creating a balanced lifestyle to get you where you've always dreamed of being. 




Learn about the people who show you creative and effective ways to accomplish your goals. 


Get Involved 

Every gift counts! Elm Village appreciates all the support given, even if it’s just once. Thanks to our donors we have been able to spread our horizons to schools and programs throughout the Greater New Haven Area. By contributing to Elm Village, we can obtain our goal to bring more activities and workshops, fostered to improve social emotional awareness and help youth gain a sense of purpose.  

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