Nick Stertz, AMS Counselor, gives an update to our Skier families from the AMS counseling department. Please see some resources below that the AMS counselors put together. Parenting in a Pandemic: Tips to Keep the Calm at Home 15 Coping [...]
As you may know, May is Mental Health Awareness month. How are our students’ emotional and mental health needs being met during these times? What will our mental health services look like when we are able to return to school? This month, AEF [...]
Amy Showers, Aspen Elementary counselor, gives an update on services during this time. Thank you Amy for your dedication and commitment to our AES students! Please visit Amy's website here for more resources.
Update from Katherine after the eighth week of food distribution. AFC continues to serve families up and down the valley at the Aspen Middle School on Wednesdays. Last week 300 households came through to pick up delicious food options. AFC [...]
Mary McClure, Aspen Film Educational and Outreach Manager, has exciting news about bringing the MAKING MOVIES MATTER program into the classroom via Zoom this year! Making Movies Matter highlights national and international filmmakers who are inspired to share their films, [...]
May 1 is College Decision Day - the deadline for our seniors to choose the colleges they will attend in the fall. Oh the places they will go! Our seniors are headed off to incredible places. Historically, this day is [...]
Please help Aspen Family Connections structure their services and funding by answering this ANONYMOUS short survey below (AFC is not collecting email addresses). However, if you would like someone from the AFC team to contact you, you can provide your [...]
Aspen Family Connections launches an economic assistance program after receiving a grant from the Aspen Community Foundation and many generous donors in our valley. AFC also continues feeding families in need through the food distribution program offered every Wednesday.
With the school day shortened, parks closed, and all extra-curricular activities on hold, our families are searching to fill the days in a meaningful way. We are fortunate to live in a beautiful mountain town. Getting outside to bike, walk, [...]