North Modesto Family Resource Center focus is on improving the well-being of children, youth, families, and communities.
Our goal is to ensure that the children and families in our area are provided access to programs and services.
These free programs and services are provided as a partnership between Sierra Vista Child & Family Services, Stanislaus County Children & Family Commission, and Stanislaus County Community Services Agency. In addition, this Resource Center is part of the Family Resource Connection Collaborative.
Community Services Provided
The family support program provides one-on-one assistance for parents seeking additional support services. The program helps parents identify areas that need to be strengthened, set goals for the family, provide advocacy and support in the school system and a link with other community organizations.
Parent Education Programs The center offers a variety of parent education programs in both English and Spanish. Topics include positive discipline, working with difficult children, school readiness and alcohol/drug awareness. Social skills groups for children are provided at the same time as the parent education classes. Call for a schedule of classes.
Parent Empowerment Groups The North Modesto Family Resource Center provides on-going support groups for families. The support groups offer informal conversation with refreshments. The groups discuss different topics with community members as guest speakers. Social skills groups for children are provided at the same time as the parent support groups.
Please call for dates and times.
The North Modesto Family Resource Center also has a computer, printer and internet connection available for use to the public. Also offered is a library of books, board games and VHS tapes that can be checked out by families. Please call to determine availability.
The North Modesto Family Resource Center can offer referrals and linkages to services such as housing assistance, food, support groups, prenatal care, medical services and counseling. These services are available to everyone in the community.
To learn more about the program and services at the North Modesto Family Resource Center please call (209) 338-0279 or drop by 2020 Standiford Ave., Suite C1 Modesto.
Sierra Vista Child and Family Services
100 Poplar Avenue
Modesto, CA 95354
Main: (209) 523-4573
Fax: (209) 550-5866