Community Connections

Thriving Youth Darien


Involving all sectors of the community, Thriving Youth is Darien's coalition of concerned youth, community and civic organizations, businesses, and individuals working together to provide meaningful relationships, experiences, skills, and opportunities to benefit all our children. (For additional information on Darien's prevention council, visit the Community Fund of Darien's Thriving Youth Darien website.)

Please join the Thriving Youth Darien on Thursday, October 12th at 7pm at Darien Library for a special presentation of the 2023 survey findings by Georgette Harrison, Director of Clinical and Community Partnerships at Child Guidance Center of Southern CT.  A discussion with panelists: Rebecca Campbell, Director of Therapy Services at Sasco River Center; Dr. Alycia Dadd, Director of Mental Health for Darien Public Schools; and John Hamilton, President and Chief Executive Officer of Liberation Programs, will follow.

Darien Depot Youth Center


The Depot Youth Center is a critical town asset sitting at the center of our community providing relevant, age-specific and vital resources for the youth in Darien.


Supporting the well-being of our youth by giving them opportunities to connect, grow and give back.  

Find out more details about Depot middle & high school-aged programming, activities, events, clubs, leadership & volunteer opportunities by visiting The Darien Depot website.