Emma L. Johnston Southside
Family Resource Center (FRC)

136 Dr. Martin Luther King West,
(formerly W. Castle Street)
Syracuse, NY 13205

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Phone: 315.470.3342
Fax: 315.472.1955

Charles Rivers
Center Coordinator
SouthsideFRC@peace-caa.org

Hours:
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Calendar of Events

The Southside Family Resource Center (FRC) provides a variety of opportunities and services, including:

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  • Activities for Youth & Seniors
  • Advocacy & Support
  • Community Outreach & Partnerships
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Job Readiness
  • Information and Referrals
  • Parent Support and Education
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Seasonal Events

These are some of the activities and services we invite you to participate in at the Southside FRC:

Family Development Partnership
Family and worker establish partnership to set goals to help families become self-sufficient.

Employment Center
New York State Department of Labor listings, resume writing and classes designed to help customers find employment.

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Youth Activity Program
For Youth ages 5 – 14
School Year: Mon. – Fri. 3-5 p.m.
Summer: Mon. -Thur. 8:30 a.m. –
4 p.m.
Activities include homework assistance, arts & crafts, field trips and snacks. (Parent participation required)

Life Skills..Goal Setting
Focuses on developing the tools needed to survive and thrive in today’s world. Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Neighborhood Advisory Council
Area residents and local merchants concerned about the community contribute ideas and suggestions often incorporated into FRC.

Family Support Services
Parenting classes, Early Head Start, seminars and workshops on health, nutrition, budgeting and computer training.

Other Family Support Programs, including Early Head Start and New Visions

Emma L. Johnston Southside FRC Brochure