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Key Info

Family Connections engages with families experiencing poverty, social isolation, and housing instability in a strength-based relational model to help them with their unique needs and goals. We walk with clients from crisis and vulnerability to safe, stable, and thriving families.

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families/households served in Family Connections


families participated in Life Coaching

Family Connections Services

Our mission is to make a lasting impact on the lives of families facing vulnerable circumstances.  We believe that by walking alongside these families and providing unwavering support and essential tools, we can help them achieve not just stability, but a future filled with possibilities.

Complete the Family Support Form

Completing this Initial Needs Assessment helps us address your needs more effectively.

Family Navigation

Navigators help families navigate the space and services available at Family Connections.

Family Life Coaching/Case Management Programs

FLC helps families on their path from crisis to stability. Coaches use a variety of programs that focus on mentoring, homeless prevention, support services, and more.

Early Childhood & Parent Education

Education programs are available for children & parents to learn essential skills needed to set families up for success. These include Great Kids, Playgroup, Circle of Parents, and more.

Family Navigators assist clients who need support in our Family Resource Center, a space where families can rest and regroup while accessing services. For families who are in crisis, experiencing poverty, or who are experiencing homelessness or on the verge of homelessness, this family-friendly space provides access to a number of services in one location. Staff encourages families to partner with a Family Life Coach to develop goals and a plan for future well-being.

While at the Family Resource Center, families can access:

  • Assistance with Food Benefits – SNAP Enrollment and Marketplace Pantry referrals
  • Clothing Closet
  • Diapers, wipes, and other essential baby needs
  • Employment and Child Care Resources
  • Laundry/Showers/Computer Access
  • Bus Passes
  • Gas Cards
  • Limited Financial Assistance

Call 719.578.1222 to schedule an appointment

Volunteer with Family Services

There are many opportunities to help families with your volunteer service. From maintaining the Children’s Clothing Closet to assisting families with laundry, showers, and computers, there is a special job waiting just for you. Hear why Cathy and Phoebe volunteer.


Family Connections at Helen Hunt Campus

917 East Moreno Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
601 South Institute, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 (Family Learning Center – 2-story building)

Appointments are required:  719-578-1222

General Hours of Operation – Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Specialty Service Hours
Children’s Closet – M, W, Th, F  9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Utility Assistance – T  9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Family Navigation – T, W, F  9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Life Coaching – By Appointment Only