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 [email protected].

Mentoring for Youths

Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County
Organization Name
Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County
Program Description

Promotes leadership, character, health, and career development while emphasizing social, cultural, and educational growth.

 

Address
3475 Cumberland Road Fayetteville, NC 28304
Phone
910-425-3852
Hours of Operation
Monday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Counties Served
Cumberland
Operation Hero
Organization Name
Armed Services YMCA
Program Name
Program Description

A mentoring program conducted at post-elementary schools that not only improves self-esteem and grades but also allows children to find there are “heroes” inside each of them. The program, which runs for 10 weeks a year, targets children from 6-12 years of age that are experiencing temporary difficulty in school, either socially or academically. Referred by teachers, parents, or school officials, the bi-weekly sessions provide after-school homework assistance and mentoring in a small group.

Address
Bldg.2-2411 Rodney Trail Fort Bragg, NC 28307
Phone
910-436-0500
Hours of Operation
Monday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Counties Served
Cumberland; Harnett; Hoke
CORA’S Teen Talk
Organization Name
Community Outreach Assistance Services
Program Name
Program Description

Outreach mentoring program that offers teens hope and a place for them to belong. Teen Talk features real life circumstances that our teens are facing on a daily basis. These circumstances will be illustrated through skits, singing, praise dancing, and testimonials. Since many of our youth will face the crossroad experience, we want to show them what will happen when they choose the wrong or right road.

Address
929 E. McArthur Road Fayetteville, NC 28306
Phone
910-797-4918
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
Subjects Categories
CORA’S Earn While You Learn
Organization Name
Community Outreach Assistance Services
Program Description

A program for pregnant women and moms that are in crisis. The program is for expecting mothers/fathers and any parents or grandparents with children up to 3 yrs. with special requirements. Parents can earn baby clothes, diapers, cribs, car seats, and many other necessities by learning. The program pairs a mother or a father with a counselor who meets with them for 8 weeks. Every lesson earns Mommy Dollars. This money can be spent in the Mommy Store.

Address
929 E. McArthur Road Fayetteville, NC 28306
Phone
910-797-4918
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
Community Outreach Advocate
Organization Name
Community Outreach Advocate
Program Description

Community resources, referral, support organization& providing advocacy, mentoring, skills and leadership development, awareness and enrichment opportunities.  Also provides & skills to empowerment and skill development, provide awareness, enrichment opportunities to enhance and promote good citizenship.

Address
929 E. McArthur Road Fayetteville, NC 28306
Phone
910-261-5894
Hours of Operation
Monday 8:00 AM-8:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-8:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-8:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-8:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Counties Served
Cumberland; Hoke
Boys Scouts of America – Cape Fear Council
Organization Name
Boys Scouts of America - Cape Fear Council
Program Description

Boy Scouts prove themselves in an environment that challenges their courage and test their nerve. After they've been given the proper guidance from those with experience and know-how, the take their own lead, going places they've never gone, seeing thins they've never seen, and diving into the rugged world of outdoor adventure, relying on teamwork, and character to accomplish what everyone else thinks is impossible.

Address
110 Longstreet Drive Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone
910-395-1100
Counties Served
Cumberland
Subjects Categories
4H and Youth Development Program
Organization Name
North Carolina Cooperative Extension - Cumberland County Center
Program Description

4-H offers clubs, special interest programs, summer camps, school enrichment and after-school child care. 4-H’ers gain knowledge, skills and experience that help them become responsible citizens and leaders.

Address
301 East Mountain Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28306
Phone
910-321-6860
Counties Served
Cumberland
Renaissance Mentoring Program for Youth & Adults
Organization Name
Renaissance Mentoring Program for Youth & Adults
Program Description

Our youth program focuses on academic and character education to help reduce juvenile delinquency. Our adult program focuses on vocational and character education to help reduce recidivism.

Address
100 Hay St, Suite 801 Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone
910-624-8489 or 910-429-2007
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
Camp Programs
Organization Name
Girl Scouts North Carolina Coastal Pines
Program Name
Program Description

Offers year-round outdoor adventures and residential or day camp programs at four camp properties including Camp Graham (Henderson, NC), Camp Hardee (Blounts Creek, NC), Camp Mary Atkinson (Selma, NC), and Camp Mu-Sha-Ni (Jackson Springs, NC). Girls can experience canoeing, archery, crafts, outdoor cooking and more.

Phone
910-778-9063
Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Camp hours vary. Call for specifics.
Counties Served
Cumberland
Community and Volunteer Development
Organization Name
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
Program Description

Helping individuals, families, and communities put research-based knowledge to work to improve their lives.

Address
116 West Prospect Avenue Raeford, NC 28376
Phone
910-875-3461
Counties Served
Cumberland
Subjects Categories