What you will learn from this site:

Why the town decided to develop a children, youth and family master plan?

What the town's vision is for the children, youth and families living here?

How the town defines thriving?

What is the town "Foundation for the Future" plan?

What is the planning process that will be used?

Who has the town engaged to facilitate this important process?

An overview of the citizen driven committees?

How you can follow the process and contribute when you have something to add?

After the Plan has been completed, this site will continue to be maintained with its long-term purpose being to connect citizens to the services, supports and opportunities they will need to thrive. It will also continue to serve as a site where you can voice your concerns, create new dreams, contribute to the creation of new experiments, be introduced to the state-of-the-art thinking, and to learn what other communities are doing that is working. We want this site to be your first stop for all things thriving.

In the short- and long-term we want this site to be appealing and meaningful to all citizens regardless of age or where you live in the County. Please help make this site a site you visit often. Help us make it useful, interesting, fun and one you return to often. After you have explored the site please visit the comments section and let us know what you think, share your thoughts and ideas, make suggestions for improving the site and most importantly help us by sharing your insights about thriving.

How We Got Started

Why a Children, Youth & Family Plan

What We Need to do Differently

Process Being Used

A Look at the Plan's Action Committees