Providing Family Support Services

We are committed to assisting community families who are faced with diverse challenges. We offer a safe, nurturing learning environment that both parent and child can participate. We offer families strategies to cope, improve, and strengthen relationships. We are a place of programs and opportunities for families and the community.
 

What help can I get at the Family Education Center?

At the Family Education Center, we provide:
  • on-going support
  • case management services
  • parent education
  • health education
  • adult education
  • early childhood education
We can also help individuals and families with:
  • budgeting
  • goal setting
  • problem solving
We are also available to assist in obtaining services through advocacy and interventions with other community agencies.

Mental Health

  • Mental Health Services Act
    • Family Services Integration Program (FSIP)
    • Perinatal Wellness Program
  • Therapy and other mental health services
    • Adolescent victims of sexual abuse
    • Youth 0-19 years of age
  • Drug & alcohol counseling for adolescents

Family Support Services

  • Case management
  •  Differential Response Program
  •  Family Transitional Support Services
  •  Early Childhood Education
  •  Teen parenting classes

Educational Services

  • Family Literacy
  •  Parenting (English & Spanish)
  •  Groups & Individual
  •  Computer classes
  •  English as a Second Language classes
  •  Lending Library
  •  Parent/Child Interactive Literacy Program

Legal Services

  • Support for victims of domestic violence
  • Restraining and Custodial Orders
  •  Support Group

Family Health & Wellness Services

  • Health and nutritional education
  • Preliminary health & developmental screenings
  • Support for homeless families
  • Transportation for medical appointments
  • Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency
    • Women, Infant, & Children Program (WIC)

Life Skills Advocacy/Assistance with Basic Needs

  • Clothing 
  • Dental Medical, and vision vouchers for homeless students
  • Food & Emergency Shelter (EFSP)
  • Information and referral
  • Public assistance enrollment
  • Transportation and bus vouchers
  • Drought Assistance (C-SET)
  • Car seats

Parent Leadership/ Advocacy

  • PACE Group