Community Support and Resources
Family Success Centers are community-based, family-centered, neighborhood gathering places where any community resident can go for family support, information, and services. Centers are designed to enrich the lives of children by strengthening families and neighborhoods; provide integrated, locally-based services; reduce isolation and promote connections among family and community, and provide services in a warm and welcoming environment. Services are provided at no charge.
Core Services Include
- Access to information on child, maternal and family health services
- Economic self-sufficiency/employment-related services/income security services
- Information & Referral Services (connection to off-site public and private resources)
- Life Skills training including the teaching of skills involving budgeting, nutrition, etc.
- Housing-related services
- Parent education
- Parent-child activities
- Job readiness programs