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The one year Anniversary of the tragic events at Sandy Hook Elementary was on December 14, 2013. Our hearts go out to the children and families of Newtown, CT. 

We have posted resources for children and families in Newtown and across the state of CT on our Resources Page.  Newtown Youth and Family Services has listings of supportive services. 
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CAMP ERIN CONNECTICUT

The Cove and The Moyer Foundation hosted a free
summer camp for children from across CT who are grieving
the death of a loved one or significant person in their life.
The Camp took place this year on June 6,7 & 8, 2014. Next year's camp is scheduled for June 5-7, 2015!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Cove Coordinating Office Staff

The Coordinating Office is located at: 250 Pomeroy Avenue, Suite #107, Meriden, CT 06450

Click on staff names to send an email.

Mary Andersen
Mary Andersen is the Executive Director and oversees and directs Cove activities that include: Cove family sites, professional development and school programming, Camp Erin, administration, community outreach, fund development, campaigns, grants and donor recognition, marketing, and day to day operations of The Cove.

Yannah Preta 
Yannah provides support for The Cove's programs, including the Family Program, "Good Grief" School Program, Camp Erin, Professional Development, as well as through community outreach, referrals and other administrative support. 

Paula King 
Paula is responsible for supporting all fund development activities including special events, campaigns and donor recognition.

Jennifer Bilodeau
Jennifer is The Cove's part time bookkeeper.

Cove staff can be reached by dialing the following extentions at (203) 634-0500:
14 - Mary Andersen, Executive Director
15 - Yannah Preta, Program Coordinator
16 - Paula King, Fund Development Assistant
10 - Jennifer Bilodeau, Bookkeeper 

The Cove Family Sites

The Cove hosts Family Program support group meeting sites in community locations in the following areas in Connecticut:

  • Easton - Renée McIntyre, LCSW - Site Director
  • Guilford - Michelle Dailey, LMFT - Site Director
  • Meriden - Barbara Giangreco, LMFT - Site Director
  • New Haven - Pam Tobin, LPC, CT - Site Director
  • Stonington - Jaime Miller, LCSW - Site Director
  • West Hartford - Valerie Cordiano, LMFT - Site Director

Once enrolled, participants are connected directly with the Director of their site.  Specifics on Cove Family Site locations are kept confidential from the general public to avoid "walk-ins" for group sessions, and to maintain confidentiality and respect for grieving children and families.

These sites can be contacted through The Cove Coordinating Office during regular office hours Monday through Friday.  Our phone number is (203) 634-0500. For general inquiries, email info@covect.org.

Please Note: The Cove will be Closed on Friday, April 18, 2014.