Plymouth Early Childhood Council



The Mission of the Early Childhood Council is to ensure that all Plymouth’s children (age’s birth to eight) are healthy, safe and successful.


Phone:  (860) 314-2763


The Plymouth Early Childhood Council (PECC) has received a co-funded grant from the State Department of Education and the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund with additional support from the United Way of West Central Connecticut to help create a community-wide plan for Plymouth children (birth to eight) that encompasses:  Early Care & Education, Social, Emotional, Behavioral, Physical, Health & Family Supports.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns.  If you would like to help us in our work, the Plymouth Early Childhood Council (PECC) would be delighted if you could attend our upcoming meetings:


Upcoming Plymouth Early Childhood Council Meetings

(Dinner and Childcare available at evening meetings only)


Please Contact us for Meeting Locations

          Friday, Oct. 23, 2015 - 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.


          Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 -  5:30 – 7:30 p.m.


Dec. Meeting may be called if needed


          Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 -  9:00 – 11:00 a.m.



The United Way of West Central Connecticut, in partnership with the Connecticut Commission on Children,  University of Connecticut and the CT Center for School Change has received funding to offer the Parent Leadership Initiatives; including the Parents SEE Program and People Empowering People (PEP) in Plymouth.  All interested parents, grandparents, and guardians, are invited to participate in these exciting FREE parent engagement, civic leadership opportunities.  If you are interested in becoming part of a statewide initiative of parent leaders, and have a desire to impact your community and your child’s education, we invite you to learn more about  PEP or Parents SEE: 



People Empowering People (PEP)  is a free 10 week program with a strong community focus encouraging growth in communication and problem solving skills, parent/family relationships and community involvement. Please contact Lori Borysewicz, Plymouth PEP Coordinator at the Plymouth Family Resource Center via email at or by phone at (860) 283-6167.  For more information on PEP, please visit


Parents Supporting Education Excellence (Parents SEE) is a free 12 week, parent leadership program for those who want to increase involvement and understanding of the educational experience of our children and how best to advocate and support their success. Parents SEE will be offered in Plymouth. Please contact Donna Koser, Parents SEE Coordinator at or via phone at (860) 314-2763. 


Parents SEE begins on Monday, October 5th.  Free dinner and limited on-site childcare available.

  Applications can be found under Documents to the left of this page... scanned and emailed or printed and mailed to:

Plymouth Early Childhood Council

77 Main Street

Terryville, CT  06786





Save the Date:




When: December 10, 2015 (snowdate 12/11)


Where: Fisher Elementary School Caf


Time: 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.






Link to PECC Membership Form

Link to Plymouth Draft Community Plan

Link to PECC By-Laws

 To view our Community Plan Scorecard, please click on the following link:

Community Plan/Scorecard


Plymouth Preschool Scholarship Fund


Funds for the Youngest Ones”


(Supplement for a 4 year old preschool program)


Four families were awarded funding!

For Complete Application, please click on the link below:

2015 Preschool Scholarship Application







The Parent Leadership Training Institute of West Central Connecticut proudly accepted an Official Citation from the State of Connecticut General Assembly, introduced by Senator Henri Martin and Representative Whit Betts in recognition of five years of outstanding work for the parents and children of West Central Connecticut.



(Pictured left to right: Senator Henri Martin, 31st Dist., Donna Osuch; United Way of West Central Connecticut,

Linda Schnaars; PLTI Site Coordinator, Donna Koser; PLTI Coordinator and Representative Whit Betts, 78th Dist.)

Photo Credit: Parent Leader Nicole McWilliams (the Social Butterfly)







Drive Like Your Kids Live Here



The PECC Safety Committee has joined this campaign to bring awareness to safe driving in the community. 

  Please contact us today if you are interested in purchasing a sign.

Signs are available for $10.00 each. 

Post a picture of your sign on our Facebook page!