Sesame Street's Talk, Listen, Connect Initiative for
Sesame Workshop is committed to supporting National Guard and Reserve families and
young children coping with issues such as deployments, homecomings, and changes.
All of these materials are FREE to military families. Learn more about our offerings
and spread the word!
Learn more bout Talk, Listen, Connect
Talk, Listen, Connect: Deployments,
This bilingual kit features Elmo and friends as they cope with challenging situations:
deployment and when a parent returns home changed due to combat-related injury.
Materials include a DVD and print resources for children and adults.
video? Click here to download or view all the kit components
Sesame Street Family Connections
Stay connected to your family near and far on this new site from Sesame Workshop!
Tools designed just for young children help families communicate and create new
memories. Add Sesame characters to your family network, and watch Sesame Street
Muppets talk about their feelings during difficult transitions.
Start your own Sesame Street family network
The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families
Kids delight as they sing and dance with Elmo and his friends during this exciting
live show created exclusively for military families. Track the tour's progress traveling
from military installations in the USA, Europe, and Asia! Check back often to see
when the 2010 tour might be coming to your neighborhood!
Follow the tour online and be the first to know about future dates
Bright colors, fun toys, and friendly faces: Sesame Rooms provides a "Room-in-a-Box"
to deserving family-focused spaces across the country. With over 35 locations and
30 more to come, this project is bringing smiles and Sesame Street style to thousands
Learn how you can apply for a Sesame Room in 2010
Talk, Listen, Connect: When Families Grieve
Coming Soon: When Families Grieve is a bilingual kit and television special that
support children and families coping with the death of a parent. Materials include
a DVD and print resources for children and adults.