Catholic Community Services ~ Family Support and Connections Program
Spanish Language Available
Services include food, energy assistance (as funding is available), personal care items, prescription assistance, ID and birth certificate assistance, day-use bus passes, information and referrals, and immigration services. No cost.
A range of low-cost, family-based services for children and adolescents (ages 2 – 17). Services include brief and longer-term intervention, assessment, family and child therapy, parenting help, and referrals.
Support and activities for families, including parenting classes, play groups, information and referrals, family literacy and math nights, computer access, after school activities, and volunteer opportunities.
Free parent support program provides parent education to new parents, beginning prenatally or after birth. Family Support Specialists work with parents to strengthen and cultivate a positive parent-child relationship.
Parenting education/support services for parents with infants and young children. Open to all families. Programs: Incredible INFANTs; Wonderful ONEs; Terrific TWOs; Thrilling THREEs; Program for Young Parents (ages 12 – 25) who are pregnant or already parenting; Make Parenting A Pleasure for parents experiencing high levels of stress; Crecer for Spanish-speaking families; Car Seat Inspections; Playtime for Parents and Children; and Baby Connection (see Pregnancy • Childbirth • Postnatal Support • Adoption).
Strength-based support for families with low income and children under 6; crisis response, home visiting, therapeutic classrooms, early childhood special education, parenting classes, child counseling, and recovery support. No cost.
Nancy Berge 4181 E St., Springfield 97478 541–343–5256 Ext.100
The Child Center
Mental health services for children/families in Lane County. Outpatient counseling, mental health assessment, day treatment (ages 3 – 13), ABA autism therapy, parenting classes, 24-hour Crisis Response Program (see Helplines).