What can Family Resource Centers provide?

Family Resources Centers provide prevention and early intervention social services through the Human Services Agency of San Mateo County. Family Resource Centers offer:

  • Activities: Parent support and education groups, crisis intervention, health workshops
  • Mental Health Counseling: Providing therapeutic services one-on-one or in small groups to help children and their families with socio-emotional issues, behavioral difficulties, and family issues that often are impacted by trauma.
  • Information: Keeping parents and children connected to additional resources and services.
  • Advocacy: Building bridges with teachers and school administrators and providing access to food, medical, housing, and cash aid services.

Who can use Family Resource Centers?

All Family Resource Centers are open to families, teens, and children in San Mateo County.