Family Support Centers

  • Family Support Centers are community-based programs designed to provide families with resources, opportunities and experiences that enable them to become self-sufficient and nurturing parents.

    Family Support Centers focus onGirl holding a ball and smiling as other children look on.

    • Healthy child development 
    • Effective parenting
    • Preservation of the family unit
    • Economic self-sufficiency 

    These goals are accomplished through home-based services, parent support groups, parent/child activities, relationship building and mentoring.


    Communities Served

    Family Support Centers are located in the following school districts:

    • Carlynton
    • Clairton
    • Duquesne
    • East Allegheny
    • Highlands
    • McKeesport
    • Penn Hills
    • Steel Valley
    • Sto-Rox
    • West Mifflin
    • Wilkinsburg


    • Home visits
    • Parent and child activities
    • Parent support and information groups
    • Developmental assessments
    • Referrals to community and human services
    • Family and individual counseling
    • Housing information and support
    • Employment and training support
    • Transportation



    • Sto-Rox Family Center Open House: Our family center in McKees Rocks has a new home! Come see it on Wednesday, May 31 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at 800 Russellwood Ave., McKees Rocks, PA 15136. Click here to download the flyer.



Family Center Locations