Other Resources for Families & Children
Our community is rich with resources for children and their families. Below is a list of local organizations focused on helping to build and grow healthy families.
Early Childhood CARES provides early intervention and early childhood special education to infants, toddlers, and preschool-age children in Lane County. Preschoolers are placed in our program after an assessment through EC CARES.
For information about receiving a free assessment, click here.
Head Start works to ensure Lane County’s youngest children have a solid start on life.
Direction Service is a family support agency providing service coordination, counseling, and dispute resolution.
Parenting Now! provides support and education so that all children are raised by nurturing, skilled parents.
Lane County Public Health/Lane County Developmental Disabilities Services
The Arc Lane County provides programs and services to people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families.