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Family resource center helps Gilbert boy build self-esteem and self-discipline skills

  • Southeast Maricopa

At AZCEND family resource center, Kat Somers had access to resources, referrals to support services and access to educational programs.

West Valley family resource center helps two brothers with structure and routine

  • family support

“I started planning their day and learned how to use positive redirection and how to make every moment a teachable moment,” Tiffany Vaz said.

Phoenix family resource center provides support to young boy

  • Phoenix North

After spending a year attending story time at the center, Gabby Martinez said she is confident that Julian will be ready for kindergarten.

Brother and sister in library

Family resource center helps Phoenix boy with quality early childhood experiences

  • family support

At the Family Learning Center, Marta Dardon learned how to create quality early childhood experiences for her children

family with young son

3-year-old boy gets prepared for kindergarten at family resource center in Rio Rico

  • family support

The Rio Rico Family Resource center provided the Luna’s with free classes and other activities to help their son prepare for kindergarten.

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Scottsdale Family Resource Center helps young sisters establish healthy emotional behaviors

  • family resource centers

“These programs have made a difference for our family,” Chris Ortiz said. “I genuinely feel that I have become a more capable and confident parent.”

Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallegos

Four new Phoenix-area family resource centers make resources more accessible

  • early learning

FTF and the City of Phoenix have partnered to open four new family resource centers dedicated to providing services to families with young children.

Mother with son

New Phoenix mom finds support to prepare her children to succeed in school

  • family support

​When Elizabeth Goings first moved to Phoenix with her husband, she did not have a lot of options for her young son, Joshua. With limited ability to speak…


Nogales kindergartner finds success at family resource center

  • family support

It was a random visit to a neighborhood park where Jessica Fierro first learned about the Nogales Family Resource Center.A conversation with another parent…

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