Services and Facilities

San Juan Ridge Family Resource Center provides a variety of services and facilities as listed below. Contact us for more information.

Services

Ridge Connections Newsletter

The Family Resource Center publishes an ongoing newsletter, Ridge Connections, and distributes print copies to the public through local schools, area businesses and organizations. Ridge Connections features original articles from residents and agency representatives on a variety of topics like child development, community events and issues, education, and wellness.  

Referrals and Information

Visitors may drop-in or schedule appointments with staff to receive confidential information and referrals.

Playgroup

Join other families and young children Tuesday mornings 10:00 am-12:00 pm for arts & crafts, games, movement activities, stories & songs, a healthy snack & socializing.


Classes and Events

The Center hosts periodic classes for children and adults.  Please contact us for a current list of such activities.  The Family Resource Center also puts on community events.  See our calendar for more information on upcoming events.

Summer Camps

We host a summer camp every year for children ages 5-12. Please call for details.

Facilities

Laundry Station

Our laundry station features a washer and dryer. A requested donation of $4 covers the costs associated with this service. You must schedule an appointment to use the station.

Food Pantry

We offer residents of the San Juan Ridge food from our food pantry during the following hours, upon request; Monday 10-5, Tuesday noon-5, Wednesday & Thursday 9-5 (there is no access to the food pantry during Tuesday morning's playgroup). Donations of non-perishable food are gratefully accepted.

Community Clothes Closet

A take something, leave something free for all! We have clothing for babies/toddlers, boys & girls, men and women and shoes.  Seasonally, we offer winter jackets, gloves, hats, and boots for all sizes.

We gratefully accept donations of gently-used baby, children's or adult clothing, jackets, and shoes during our regular hours or by appointment.

Due to space limitations, please donate toys, stuffed animals, furniture, appliances, and other household items elsewhere.

Computers, Fax & Phone

We have computers with high-speed connections available for public use. If time permits during your visit, we offer assistance with basic computer skills like creating and using an email account, creating a word document and searching the internet.

A printer and fax machine, as well as telephone, are also available for use.

Lending Library

The Family Resource Center is home to a lending library for children and adults. Children’s books include a section of board books, picture books and books for young readers.

For adults, there are sections on pregnancy, childbirth and parenting, as well as health and wellness. We also have children's movies available to borrow at no cost.


Emergency Firewood

Through the generosity of community donations, we are distributing emergency rations of firewood to those in need.