A Community for Student Parents
The Dr. Betty Shabazz Family Resource Center (FRC) provides CCSF student parents space to do homework, network with other parents, and receive support through resource referral. The FRC also offers a child-friendly computer lab and a supervised child activity room.
Located in the Ocean Campus Student Union, Room 201, the center is open daily between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. For more information, please call 415-239-3109. - Please note: this phone number is not operational during stay-at-home orders.
The FRC is not offering in-person services at this time:
The Family Resource Center is continuing to make every effort to support students, parents, children, and families remotely. Please contact us for resources, a student-parent support network and on-going events, to support you and your family on your educational path.
For questions or to request assistance, please contact: Tracey Faulkner at firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebrating Chinese New Year!
Join us on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 3pm until 4:30pm
Come, bring your kids and celebrate the New Year with lots of fun activities!
Family Resource Center Open House
When: February 19, 2021
Time: 3:00pm to 5:00pm
- Get information about what's happening at the FRC!
- Find out what's new at CCSF!
- Receive an e-booklet full of resources to help you be successful as a student and a parent!
Hope to see you there!
Services and Programs
All services at the Family Resource Center are free to current CCSF students.
PEP works similar to a co-op. Student-Parents enrolled in PEP are allowed to leave their children while they attend class. Parents are allotted as little as 1 hour and up to 9 hours of care per week, depending on need. This program is limited and parents must go through an approval process before being allowed to use this program. All interested parties should be directed to a coordinator for information on space availability.
- Your child is 6 months to 5 years old.
- The maximum is 3 hours per day, no more than 9 hours a week.
- You must volunteer 2 hours a week
- Parents must be attending classes
- Must attend an orientation
- Must complete the necessary paperwork
Under this program, parents may bring their children with them to the Family Resource Center (FRC) supervised activity room to play while they utilize the FRC computer lab, receive resources, take a break, attend a meeting and/or attend a utilized another program in the Student Union Building.
We are not a licensed daycare. Parents must remain in the building at all times!
To utilize drop-ins, Parents must have their current information on file and notify the receptionist of where are they are going to be at all times.
Drop-In is on a first-come-first-served basis, and is dependent on space availability. It is highly recommended that you call ahead of time to secure a space.
- Your child is 6 months to 12 years old
- You must remain in the Student Union
- Fill out necessary paperwork
- Maximum 3 hrs in a day
- Space is limited
The Family Resource Center is equipped with a computer lab and study area, which available for all students to use while on campus. However, priority is given to student-parents utilizing PEP and the drop-in program. Computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
In order to keep the computer lab a respectful and functional space for everyone, we ask that students respect the following rules:
- No risque or violent materials
- No swearing
- Limit cell phone use
- No food or drink near computers. Place your items on the tables adjacent to this area.
- Do not leave any items unattended
- Please, clean up after yourself.
To build a community of student parents that:
Supports through understanding
Advocates through experience
Empowers through education