Other Resources

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

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

Head Start works to ensure Lane County’s youngest children have a solid start on life.

Direction Service

Direction Service is a family support agency providing service coordination, counseling, and dispute resolution.

Parenting Now!

Parenting Now! provides support and education so that all children are raised by nurturing, skilled parents.

Relief Nursery

Relief Nursery is a non-profit child abuse and neglect prevention agency proven to strengthen high-risk families and keep young children safe.

Lane County Public Health

Lane County Public Health/Lane County Developmental Disabilities Services

The Child Center

The Child Center is a non-profit human services agency that has offers a continuum of psychiatric, therapeutic, and special education programs throughout Lane County.

The Arc of Lane County

The Arc Lane County provides programs and services to people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families.