Since 1995, The Family Center/La Familia, a bilingual organization, has provided the Fort Collins community with a primary goal to strengthen and stabilize working families.
The Family Center/La Familia emerged from a coalition of Fort Collins community members concerned about maintaining and enhancing the quality of life for working families in Larimer county.
Family resource centers provide safe, accessible places for families to connect with comprehensive, coordinated services that help them strengthen their families and become more self-reliant.
An approach to strengthening families and communities so that they can foster the optimal development of children, youth, and adult family members.
The Strengthening Families approach is a research-based, cost-effective strategy to increase family strengths, enhance child development, and reduce child abuse and neglect. It focuses on building a strong foundation of the Five Protective Factors that promote healthy outcomes.