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.   

    Strong families make strong communities, where the hope of our children's future begins. 


    Family Support Centers focus onExcited girl running in her Wonder Woman costume

    • 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


    Center Phone Numbers

    • Carnegie Family Center, 412-275-3395
    • Clairton Family Center, 412-233-8325
    • Duquesne Family Center, 412-745-2481 x251
    • East Allegheny Family Center, 412-829-6171
    • Highlands Family Center, 724-224-9006
    • Family and Immigrant Connections, 412-325-8111
    • Lincoln Park Family Center and After-School Program, 412-661-1057
    • McKeesport Family Center and 7th Ward, 412-672-6972
    • Steel Valley Family Center, 412-461-8019
    • Sto-Rox Family Center, 412-771-6817
    • Wilkinsburg Family Center, 412-371-5934


    For more information, please contact Lori Vollman, Program Director at 412-394-5962