Provide coordinated and holistic services to the human service providers within the County.
 
 
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Family Center Grant
 
Pennsylvania's Family Centers integrate and provide community services to help families become healthier, better educated and self-sufficient.
 
Family Centers help parents:
  • Learn about their children's development
  • Engage in parent education and child development activities
  • Access health care information as well as assistance regarding health care services and insurance
  • Access education, training and employment information
  • Receive information and assistance on other community resources, such as well-baby care, immunizatins and early intervention services
Family Centers take a unique approach to meeting their community's needs. Some of the services may include:
  • Parent Support Groups
  • Parenting Skills Program
  • Child Health and Development Screenings
  • Family Activities
  • Job Training and Placement
  • Child Care Programs
  • Language Skills
Berks County's Family Center contact is Berks Community Action Program.
   Telephone (610) 376-6571