FamConnector is an interactive environment where young children can interact with grandparents, parents and other family members, regardless of how far away they are. The site allows users to see and hear one another while they read books, play games and do art activities together -- all in real time. A catalog of reading selection and activities offers countless opportunities to engage in the kinds of interactive, imaginative and constructive play-time activities that children love.
FamConnector users come from diverse populations and geographic locations. Users are young children, aged 3-8, and adults across the world for which geographic distance presents a barrier to the daily interactions that create strong bonds. They are individuals who are committed to the families and who recognize that nurturing relationships with those they love requires time, communication and commitment.
Whether you are a grandparent living far from your grandchildren, a parent with a demanding work schedule or a divorcee living apart from your children FamConnector is here for you.
Using activities that specifically appeal to children, adults can interact with children at their level through reading, creating, exploring and discussing topics that interest them
The interactive environment is designed so that it can be used regardless of each individual user's location or time zone.
How It Works
It takes just three simple steps: Choose, Invite and Meet.
First, users choose an activities that would interest the children with whom they will interact.
Second, users invite children by selecting a date and time for their meeting. An email invitation with the designated date and time is sent to the child.
Last, the adult and child log in using their designated meeting code and meet on the site.
To help prepare for the meeting. the site offers adults tips. tools and information that the child does not see, including technical information and advice for successful meetings.
Within the interactive environment of the site. users can talk, read and play in real-time, just as though they were sitting together.
Because the site is a synchronic, or real-time, environment, users on different computers can simultaneously view and manipulate the site while seeing and hearing one another, The synchronic environment allows a grandparent and grandchild to read stories, play games and talk together in real-time.
The mission of FamConnector is to use the power of today’s technology to facilitate more meaningful communication between family members of all ages. It is our hope that through meaningful communication, familial relationships will become stronger, more significant and achieve a greater, more positive impact in the lives of our children.
FamCorner LTD, the compony behind FamConnector, was created by an international cooperation of educational, technologies and social entrepreneurs which are committed to forming and nurturing connections among families, particularly children, by overcoming such barriers as distance, language and time. Using the scope and power of the internet, the site’s creators endeavor to foster family values and develop a springboard for establishing positive connections within families world-wide.
Commitment to the Community
It is our belief that each of us shares a responsibility to help improve the lives of others. By using our successes to benefit people in need, particularly children, we can do our part to create a just society.
Together with you, we hope to make a real difference in the lives of children and families across the globe.
FamConnector is dedicated to:
Our parents, who have been and continue to be wonderful, meaningful and significant role models for our children. Thank you for teaching us all about the unconditional and irreplaceable love of grandparents.
Our kids, who, in their incredible capacity for laughter and joy and their insatiable love of learning, offer a constant reminder of what all of this is for.
The grandparents, parents and children whose advice and encouragement was instrumental in turning our vision into reality.
The many individuals we have had the fortune to meet and work with who shared their knowledge, experience and an unwavering faith that helped us meet the challenges we faced.
The variety of professionals who willingly shared their ideas, insights and perspectives, all of which have been instrumental in the site's development.
And to our loving families whose support makes everything possible
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We offer several types of gift cards that you can give to a grandparent, parent and child, in order to use FamConnector.