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Washington County Family Center

Listing Last Update: October 24, 2018

Location

221 McRand Court
Suite 300
Hagestown, MD 21740

Primary Contact

Dori Yorks

(301) 790-4002 Ext:316

dori.yorks@maryland.gov

Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for high school equivalency
  • English language
  • Math
  • How to use Computers/Technology
  • Volunteer at a Program
  • Information about the GED Test

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Family literacy program

Program Overview

The Family Center has been helping parents, children and families since 1995. The Center offers a high school credit program, adult education classes, case management, and life skills programs. Transportation and on-site childcare are available for families with children under age 4.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Washington County Family Center is to empower families to become self-sufficient through personal achievement, education, and positive parenting.

Hours of operation: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost info: All services are provided free of cost.

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

"Adult education is a good way for parents like me to get a second chance at receiving a diploma."-Peggy

"For once I feel like I don't have to worry about anything besides focusing on my education and succeeding in life for me and my child."-Shantese

"The Family Center has helped me to be a better father. I'velearned how to improve my education and be a better person."-Chris

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

The Family Center serves expectant mothers and parents with children up to age 4.

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Program Status:
Active