Family & Community Resource Center

Open House – May 23, 2019

Family Services’ Family & Community Resource Center is hosting an Open House on Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 9:00 – 11:00 A.M.  

Join us for coffee and conversation to learn about all the FCRC has to offer families in Greater Lawrence. 

Our New Location

The Family & Community Resource Center is now located at One Union Street in Lawrence (located behind the Essex Art Center, adjacent to Union Crossing.  Please Note:  Use 60 Island St. on GPS to locate our entrance).

About the Family & Community Resource Center

Family Services has partnered with the Department of Children and Families to provide the Family & Community Resource Center to help families raise children in healthy, stable homes. All services are free and open to all families in Essex County.

CLICK HERE for the latest FCRC activity calendar.

Services Include:

  • Assessment and family support planning.
  • Peer-to-peer support groups for youth, grandparents raising grandchildren, and “Parents Helping Parents”.
  • Life skills workshops for youth, parents and families, such as bullying prevention, financial literacy and behavior management.
  • Cultural, social, recreational, and community service activities, including holiday gatherings, bingo nights, and National Night Out.
  • Information and referral services.
  • English as a Second Language classes.

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