The Family Focus Guide helps families and individuals, in and around the Fayetteville area, find resources in our community.

If you have a service focused organization that serves families in the Fayetteville, Cumberland County area and would like to be listed, please email us at pfcfrc@ccpfc.org.

LITERACY PROGRAMS

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Adult Basic Education
Organization Name: Fayetteville Technical Community College
Program Description:

Teaches adults basic reading, writing, math, money management, problem solving, and employability readiness skills.

Address: 2201 Hull Road Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone: 910-678-8400
Hours of Operation: Monday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM
Counties Served: Cumberland; Harnett; Hoke
Early Literacy Program
Organization Name: Cumberland County Public Library and Information Center
Program Description:

Baby Bounce Story Time
Preschool Story Time
Tots & Tales Story Time
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers & Preschool

 

 

Phone: (910) 483-7727 
Even Start Family Literacy Program,  Cumberland County Schools
Organization Name: Cumberland County Schools
Program Description:

This program is designed to help break the cycle of poverty and illiteracy. It combines adult literacy, early childhood education, and parent education. Children attend pre-kindergarten classes while their parents attend an adult education class at the same time. Helps parents earn GED, improve basic skills, or take English As A Second Language classes.

Phone: 910-483-7370
Counties Served: Cumberland
Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Organization Name: United Way of Cumberland County
Program Description:

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is an early literacy program that mails age-appropriate books to registered children on a monthly basis. The books are mailed in the child's name in an effort to create a sense of excitement about getting new books. Children can receive the books from birth to their fifth birthday, regardless of family income. DPIL is often coordinated through a local nonprofit organization, such as a library. The sponsoring organization selects a geographic area to target for book distribution and raises the funds to cover the cost of the books. Parents can also register children online.

Phone: (910) 483-1179
Reach Out and Read
Organization Name: Carolina Collaborative Community Care: 4C
Program Description:

Reach Out and Read works through medical provider offices to promote early literacy and school readiness with the distribution of new books to children starting at the six-month checkup, and by talking with parents about the importance of reading aloud to their children. Reach Out and Read utilizes the relationship between parents and medical providers to encourage the development of critical early reading skills in young children.

Phone: (910) 485-1250
Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center
Organization Name: Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center
Program Description:

Offers resource for county residents to fill their informational and recreational reading needs - comprehensive collection of books - magazines - audio - video - dvd - local newspapers - access to online databases - internet - word processing. Provides references via email and phone.

 

Address: 300 Maiden Lane Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone: 910-483-7727
Hours of Operation: Monday 9:00 AM-9:00 PM; Tuesday 9:00 AM-9:00 PM; Wednesday 9:00 AM-9:00 PM; Thursday 9:00 AM-9:00 PM; Friday 9:00 AM-6:00 PM; Saturday 9:00 PM-6:00 PM
Counties Served: Cumberland
Cumberland County Schools
Organization Name: Cumberland County Schools
Program Description:

Pre-K, Elementary, Middle and High Schools in Cumberland County. Programs vary by school.

Address: 2465 Gillespie Street, Fayetteville, NC 28306
Phone: 910-678-2300
Counties Served: Cumberland
Compensatory Education
Organization Name: Fayetteville Technical Community College
Program Description:

Provides remedial instruction to eligible learning-delayed, MR-documented adults 18 years of age or older. Included in the program are lessons in reading, mathematics, social sciences, and consumer education.

Address: 2201 Hull Road Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone: 910-678-8400
Hours of Operation: Monday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-9:00 PM
Counties Served: Cumberland; Harnett; Hoke
United Way of Cumberland County
Organization Name: United Way of Cumberland County
Program Description:

To encourage the love of reading and learning, the UWCC in collaboration with EMBARQ, launched DPIL in 2005. It is our goal that every preschool child in Cumberland County has his/her own library of books at home. Children registered in DPIL receive a free book at home every month by mail until his/her fifth birthday.

Address: 222 Maiden Lane Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone: 910-483-1179 x225
Hours of Operation: Monday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM; Tuesday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM; Wednesday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM; Thursday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM; Friday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Counties Served: Cumberland
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Helping Other People Endure (HOPE)
Organization Name: HOPE Christian Church
Program Description:

Provides charitable, educational, humanitarian, and social services to the residents of the Cumberland County and surrounding communities.

Address: 7720 Hazelwood Avenue Fayetteville, NC 28314
Phone: 910-867-3806
Hours of Operation: Monday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Counties Served: Cumberland
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