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Family Enhancement Center

Strong Families, Safe Kids

The Nest Project

The Nest Project provides a trained mentor to work with parents to meet family needs. Mentors encourage peaceful parenting and help family members enjoy family life.

  • Mentors provide resources, support and friendship to strengthen families.
  • Emotional support when things are challenging or tense
  • Rides and Childcare to support family goals
  • Culture-based understanding for all families
  • Build strength in parents and children
  • Enhance a child's development and social skills
  • Mentors can stay with your family for up to three years.

For more information about The Nest Project, contact the Family Enhancement Center.

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