La Plata Family Centers Coalition

Providing services that empower people and build stronger communities. 

A Non -Profit on a MIssion

United We Serve!

The La Plata Family Centers Coalition is a community-based organization that delivers high-quality human services in rural Southwest Colorado. For over 35 years, The La Plata Family Centers Coalition has listened and responded to the current social, emotional, educational, and economic needs of the diverse families in our community.

COVID-19 Operations Update

Please note that while our lobby remains closed to walk-ins, the Family Center remains open to serve our community. 

In order to keep the environment as safe as possible, please contact us to arrange a pick-up or meeting before arriving at the center. If you have any questions about our donations, services, or volunteering please contact us at

contact@lpfcc.org or

970-385-4747.

News and Events

Job

Bilingual Parent Educator

Bilingual Parent Educator La Plata Family Centers Coalition is hiring for a part time Spanish/English Bilingual Parent Educator. The Bilingual Parent Educator (BPE) will facilitate

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Job

Fatherhood Advocate

The La Plata Family Center is seeking a full-time staff member to provide education, supportive service and in-person and virtual assistance for men who provide care to children and/or youth.

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News

City of Durango Awards LPFCC Community Support Funding

The City of Durango has made the La Plata Family Centers Coalition a recipient of the 2020 Community Support Funding Grant! This grant contributed to the Family Support Services offered providing concrete resources such as food boxes, Gas Vouchers, and other emergency assistance to our community members.

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Events

Welcome Wednesdays

LPFCC presents Welcome Wednesdays! Donated clothing, toys and more will be on display outdoors, available for community pickup Wednesdays between 10am and 3PM Weather Permitting.

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Core Services

Colorado Community
Response

The Colorado Community Response program is designed to help prevent child maltreatment, by strengthening families economic security, improving their ability to cope with stress, and helping families measure an increase in positive progres

Family Support
Services​

Family Support Services pairs caring family advocates with families to achieve self-sufficiency by providing the following: goal setting, addressing immediate needs through resource sharing and referral networks, financial coaching, and parenting education.

Parent
Education

The Parent Education Program offers the Parents as Teachers  home visitation program to families with young children including free hearing, vision, and developmental screenings, and parenting education through Love and Logic workshops. 

Join Our Mission

Together with your support, we impact the lives of hundreds of families in Southwest Colorado each year. Donors and supporters like you, make it possible for the La Plata Family Centers Coalition to continue our mission of building stronger families and a thriving community.

YOUR SUPPORT IS MAKING AN IMPACT

Here’s a quick look at the number of services provided so far in 2019 – 2020

1
Total Services Provided
1
Individuals reached
1
Unique Families

Growing Connections

Every day the Family Center works to connect families and individuals to the resources and supports they need.  Your support makes it all possible.