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Family Resource Center

Family Resource Coordinator/Coordinadora de Recursos Familiares

HOURS/HORARIO: M-F, 8:30-3:30

CONTACT: Alicia Longoria, 541-790-7230,  longoria@4j.lane.edu

LOCATION: Room 117 at River Road El Camino Del Rio Elementary

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION: For registration help, please call to setup an appointment. Inscripción de Kínder:  Favor de hacer cita, si necesita ayuda con los formularios de inscripción.


KITS: June 29–August 19, 2021

Kids in Transition to School (KITS) summer program is intended for 4J students who will be entering kindergarten in fall 2021. This is free to all families thanks to the support of state and federal grants, as well as the local support of Eugene Education Foundation.

APPLY HERE   |   APLIQUE AQUÍ (en Español)

During the KITS program your kids will:

  • Learn to make friends & cooperate
  • Build beginning reading & counting skills

You will:

  • Learn skills to reduce parenting stress
  • Learn how to connect with your child’s school

At this time, we plan to hold KITS in-person at the centrally located Chávez Elementary School, 1510 W. 14th St.

The program will run 3 days a week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays for 2 hours from June 29–August 19, 2021. 

Morning and afternoon options are available:

  • 9:00–11:00 a.m.
  • 12:30–2:30 p.m.

KITS is free and open to all incoming kindergarten students! We encourage all interested families to apply! Families will be notified about the status of their application by the start of June.

This summer, students and staff will be following recommended COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including wearing masks and social distancing.

For questions or assistance, contact Gretta Sagolla at 541-790-7709 or Alicia Longoria at 541-790-7230

Please apply online by May 24, 2021

SCHOOL READINESS RESOURCES

Vroom A free app with 1000+ activities designed to help young brains grow strong. Vroom tips are customized to the age(s) of your child(ren) when you create your free account. Topics include: Math, Literacy, Problem Solving Self-Control, and Communication

Available in English or Spanish

Ready4K Developed by educational researchers, Ready4K is an evidence-based family engagement curriculum delivered via text messages.

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Head Start of Lane County

Head Start of Lane County is a non-profit organization serving over a thousand age and income eligible children and families as the Head Start grantee in Lane County, Oregon. Services are offered in:

  • Early Head Start Home base and Combination,
  • Head Start Part Day and Combination
  •  Head Start Full Day and Year Childcare
Preschool Promise  Preschool Promise provides high-quality preschool centered on the philosophy that parents and caregivers should be able to choose the setting that works best for their children and family. From culturally responsive environments and inclusive programming to well-educated teachers, the program builds a learning environment that can create lasting benefits.
Lane Kids LaneKids is THE spot for families! A practical and organized website where you can post and search fun events for the whole family!

LaneKids, Lane County’s Parenting Education Hub, is a local network of parenting education providers and stakeholders brought together by United Way of Lane County to strengthen and coordinate our community’s parenting education system.

Available in English or Spanish

Triple P Positive Parenting Partnerships Online is a fun and easy to use parenting program to help you: raise happy children, manage behavior, set rules and routines, get along and argue less, and feel more confident as a parent.

Available in English or Spanish

Relief Nursery Relief Nursery prevents the cycle of child abuse and neglect through early intervention that focuses on building successful and resilient children, strengthening parents, and preserving families.
Trillium Produce Plus The Family Resource Center has partnered with Food for Lane County to bring families the Trillium Produce Plus Program. The program offers families the opportunity once a month to receive free fruits and vegetables. Selection of produce varies at each distribution.

First come, first served! Please bring your own bag or box.

Distribution – Fridays, 2:15-4:00 pm, River Road/El Camino del Río 120 W. Hilliard Lane

February 28th

March 20th

April 17th

May 15th

June 5th