Farnam Center

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Founded in 1909 as Farnam Neighborhood House, Farnam Center is South Central Connecticut’s oldest neighborhood recreational center. Farnam Center now offers Preschool, Before and After-school care, Teen Leadership, Saturday programs, Soccer, and Biddy Basketball for area youth.

about2Farnam Center’s multi-purpose facility includes a full-size gymnasium; arts and crafts rooms; recreation room with pool tables, ping pong and other games; dedicated homework rooms; youth and teen lounges; supervised kitchen facilities; and more.

Our programs provide both preschoolers and youth ages 6 to 18 with basic life skills; homework help; leadership development; community and cultural experiences; expanded social skills; and endless opportunities for friendship and fun in a safe environment.