Parents who talk with their children lay the foundation for language and learning success.
Learn to play & engage in ways that enhance brain development
You are your child’s first and best teacher
Providence Talks is on a mission to create meaningful language and communication opportunities for children. These connections are made available to families through referrals from parents, educators and caregivers like you.
Providence Talks is happy to provide promotional materials to doctor’s offices, WIC Clinics, Libraries, Community Centers, and any organization serving families with young children. We are also looking forward to planning playgroups at partner organizations – let’s get the conversation going now!
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Providence Talks plans to pilot “LENA Grow” at our childcare center at Federal Hill House in 2021, and to offer programming and technical assistance at other Providence-based childcare centers by summer 2021.
Of teachers reported increased job satisfaction.
Increase in Conversational turns for children who started below average