In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Neighborhood and Community Services is offering two programs to support parents/guardians and students in distance learning.
Provides in-person services for parents and guardians at a variety of community locations. These services are offered beginning Monday, Sept. 28 by appointment only Monday through Friday, 3-8 p.m. Times may vary by location; see locations below.
In-person assistance for parents includes:
- Support related to digital literacy and Internet access
- Support related to language barriers
- Connection to county Health & Human Services resources, service navigation, and referrals
NCS Connects: After School
A virtual platform providing programming for youth and teens during after-school hours, Monday through Friday, 3-6 p.m., at bit.ly/ncsconnects.
Virtual programs for students begin Monday, Sept. 21 and include:
- Academics (i.e., STEAM)
- Family engagement
- Service learning
- Youth leadership development
Parent Connect Locations
Parent Connect services are by appointment only. Please call your local center to request an appointment during the scheduled hours. Select locations, as indicated, are also offering in-person and virtual services for students.