Family Resource Centers

Each Family Resource Center is unique based on the community it serves.  Below are the programs that are offered at the various Family Resource Centers. Call the Family Resource Center of interest to see which programs they offer.



Community Services Provided 

Parent Education Support Groups

The resource centers offer a variety of parent education and support groups in both English and Spanish. Topics include positive discipline, working with difficult children school readiness, child development and well-being topics, etc. Social skills groups for children are provided at the same time as the parent education classes. Call for a schedule of classes.


Healthy Birth Outcomes

This program seeks to improve birth outcomes in the population that we serve. This is accomplished through prenatal education and social support during pregnancy through the first 12 months of the child’s life.  The focus is on teaching women how to stay healthy, prepare for labor and delivery, establishes a birth plan and stress management.


Mental Health Counseling

Mental Health services are available to eligible children and adults.  These services include assessment, individual and family counseling.


Promotoras Program

Promotoras serve as a bridge between health care institutions, professional providers and community residents in need of healthcare services.


Community Referrals

The resource centers can offer referrals and link­ages to services such as housing assistance, food, diapers, support groups, prenatal care, medical services, and counseling. These services are avail­able to everyone in the community.


Clothes Closet

The clothes closet provides clothing for children and parents. This was designed to help families provide adequate clothing for their children, as well as cloth­ing that may be needed for parents who are return­ing to the workforce. The eligibility for use of the clothes closet is determined on a case-by-case basis. Access is available by appointment.


Case Management

The resource centers provide one-on-one assistance for families seeking services. The staff helps parents identify areas that need to be strengthened, set goals for the family, provide advocacy in the school system and a link with other community organizations.


Health Education & Outreach

The resource centers provide a variety of health education outreach services that includes fitness and nutrition classes, help with insurance enrollment, Cal Fresh (food stamps) application assistance and community health fairs.


Family Literacy and School Readiness

The resource centers offer activities that help prepare children and their parents to have success in the educational system. These services include family literacy and English as a Second Language classes.


Interpreting Services

The Bridge Community Center offers interpreting services in Hmong, Cambodian and Laotian for medical, dental and other appointments as well as help with filling out forms for governmental and other agencies.

The Bridge Family Resource Center

1414 Scenic Drive

Modesto, CA 95355

p. 209-571-8430

f.  209-338-0257

Drop-In Family Resource Center

908 Sierra Drive

Modesto, CA 95351

p. 209-492-9785

f.  209-492-9174

Hughson Family Resource Centers

6940 Hughson Avenue Ste B

Hughson, CA 95326

p. 209-883-2027

f.  209-883-2028

North Modesto/Salida Family Resource Center

2020 Standiford Avenue, Ste C1

Modesto, CA 95350

p. 209-338-0279

f.  209-338-0283


Waterford Family Resource Center

12617 Bentley Street

Waterford, CA 95386
p. 209-874-8450

f.  209-874-8453

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100 Poplar Avenue
Modesto, CA 95354
Main: 209-523-4573
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