A Message from Katie Lechuga, Child and Family Program Director:
“The Family Nurturing Center is located in Southern Oregon and serves families in both Jackson and Josephine Counties. Our programs and services increase family strengths and well-being, enhance child development, and support family safety so that caregivers and children can thrive. Family Nurturing Center services include Early Childhood Education, Respite Care, Infant-Early Childhood Mental Health, Parent and Child Home Visiting, Parent Education, Life Skills, Crisis Support, Peer Support/Mutual Aide, group activities for families, and Foster Family support.
Our staff of more than 60 dedicated professionals is committed to preventing child maltreatment, breaking generational patterns of abuse and neglect, reducing the impact of childhood trauma, and supporting the development of stable, strong families who are able to keep their children safe and thriving at home. We achieve this by focusing on the needs of the whole family and offering the necessary services to keep children safe and families together.”