Spread the Word So Families Don't Miss Out on Tax Credits!

When you file your state and federal taxes in 2013, make sure you know about how you, your staff and families can receive: Up to 2,100 from the federal Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit for families that pay for child care when they go to work. Up to 1,000 per child from the federal Child

Cherish the Family Presents at Texas Conference!

In 2009 Family Central received a demonstration grant from the US Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families Children’s Bureau to work with infants and young children who are at risk of abandonment due to substance abuse and/or HIV/AIDS.  Cherish

Family Times Newsletter- Third Quarter 2012

Click on the attached PDF to open and view this quarter's Family Times

Family Times Newsletter, Second Quarter 2012

Click on the attached PDF to open and view this quarter's Family Times

Walk for Kids 2012 Results

Special thanks to FCI board member and Broward College professor Mirella Baker Bemmel for organizing the walk. Did you miss it? Check out all the photos and LIKE us on Facebook to be in the loop on all Family Central events and happenings.

Our Heartfelt Thanks to this Talented Troupe!

The Original Florida Follies is a large energetic group of performing men and women, ages 60 to 90+ years young. The group produces musical extravaganzas, with all proceeds going to select children’s charities. Since 2000, these shows have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for selected

Here Come the Butterflies!

A team of eager volunteers recently descended on Family Central’s North Lauderdale location to plant a beautiful butterfly garden. Made possible through generous sponsorship by Home Depot, more than 300 flowering plants and mini-shrubs were donated and planted and will soon be attracting our

Family Central's 40th Anniverary Ruby Gala

Tickets still available.  200 per person includes fine dining, cocktails, passed hors d'oeuvres, dancing, live music, great auction items and much more.  Register online until February 8th at www.familycentral.org/index.cfm For more details call 954-724-3859

Grant Awarded to Family Central

 Many child care centers miss important opportunities to engage young children in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) activities. These activities enhance and enrich early learning, promote brain development, and give children important skills that facilitate problem