Help kids learn social skills through play with:


Small group activities, PerfecT for...

  • schools

  • social Groups

  • homeschool groups

  • playdates


Simple, intentional play ideas to encourage connections in families. 

Play isn’t the enemy of learning, it’s learning’s partner. Play is like fertilizer for brain growth. It’s crazy not to use it.
— Dr. Stuart Brown

Encourage Play, LLC was founded in 2013 by Janine Halloran. Janine is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor from Massachusetts with over 15 years of experience working with children, adolescents and their families in a variety of settings. Learn more about the story behind Encourage Play and Janine here.

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