Edgewood Family Resource Center

March 23, 2018

Edgewood Family Resource Center

Bayview-Hunters Point | www.edgewood.org |

Drop-In Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10 am – 4 pm

Edgewood Family Resource Center offers comprehensive services for families residing in Bayview district and neighboring communities. Our services enhance parenting knowledge and skills through parent and child development education and workshops; support a healthy bond with their children; promote positive social connections; and foster parent leadership and advocacy towards their family, children’s education, and community building.

Our diverse staff are trained in trauma-informed care and are knowledgeable in early childhood developmental milestones. Parents can drop by during drop in hours to receive information and referrals, use the computer, fax machine, or printer. We collaborate with other community organizations to build a greater network to provide quality programming and link families to other services. We believe in strengthening families for a stronger community and that every family has the potential to succeed to their fullest.

Family Contact

Location

3801 Third Street, Suite 610

San Francisco, CA 94124

Services  Provided

Classification Service Description How to Access
Community Connections Workshops and classes Topics vary and based on parents’ interest, but include understanding ASQ, managing stress, school enrollment, and family economic success. Drop-in, by registration
Community Connections Family and community events We host field trips, and cultural community and family events throughout the year. Drop-in
Community Connections Parent leadership and volunteer opportunities Monthly Parent Advisory Committee meetings, leadership, and planning opportunities throughout the year. Participating parents are encouraged to volunteer in programs and activities. Drop-in
Community Connections Information and referrals Families are connected to internal and external resources and services. Drop-in, by appointment
Parenting Advice and Skill Building Infants and babies playgroup The Infant Massage and Baby Movers groups support the importance of a secure environment and nurturing touch in the healthy growth, development and maturation of children, and helps parents to understand their baby’s particular nonverbal language and respond with love and respectful listening. By registration
Parenting Advice and Skill Building Toddlers/preschoolers playgroup Play and Learn playgroup, offered in English and Spanish. Drop-in
Parenting Advice and Skill Building Parent education Courses include:

  • Oral health
  • Understanding SIDS
  • Eating healthy
  • Triple P (a multi-week evidence based parenting curriculum taught in English and Spanish)
  • Abriendo Puertas (a multi-week, parent leadership curriculum, taught in Spanish)
Drop-in
Parenting Advice and Skill Building Support groups We offer:

  • Cooking parent support group (Spanish/English, every Thursday)
  • Father’s group (Spanish, bi-weekly)
  • Mother’s group (English, bi-weekly)
Drop-in
Parenting Advice and Skill Building Developmental screening Receive consultation from our Child Development Specialist and/or Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant with ASQ (Ages and Stages Questionnaire, ages 1 month- 5.5 yrs. old) to better understand your child’s developmental milestones and ways you can help support your children or address any concerns. By appointment
Formal Supports Family advocacy/case management Families receive focused guidance and coaching to achieve goals related to parenting, family relationships, obtaining benefits/supports, employment, and health. By appointment
Formal Supports Differential response and/or enhanced visitation Services for families referred by the San Francisco Human Services Agency. By referral
Other Leveraged Services Transition Housing Program Plus (THP+) Housing support and independent living skills (ILS) for young adults (age 21-25) who have exited the foster care system. By registration
Other Leveraged Services Kinship support We provide support groups, monthly workshops, case management, recreation, family advocacy, and food bank for caregivers 55+ or caregivers taking care of children dependent of San Francisco Human Services Agency (HSA). By registration

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