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/LIFE COACHING

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
Website:
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
Service Source
Organization Name:
Service Source
Program Name:
Program Description:

Employment Source provides vocational training and employment programs for adults with disabilities. They operate an in-house work facility that employs disabled adults, and also place individuals in meaningful employment with local businesses and government agencies in the community. They provide vocational evaluation, job placement, job seeking skills classes, and counseling. Job training areas are in hand assembly, packaging, groundskeeping, janitorial, clerical, industrial welding, and retailing. Workshop items are for sale at the thrift store. Also accepts donations of used computers. Donating an old monitor costs $10, to offset costs of disposing lead in the monitors.

Phone:
910-826-4699
Cumberland County Day Reporting Center
Organization Name:
Cumberland County Day Reporting Center
Program Description:

Provides GED preparation, employment assistance, life skills training, job preparation classes, survival skills and substance abuse treatment to non-violent offenders who are on probation

Phone:
910-323-6126
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland
Medical Eye Care Program
Organization Name:
Fayetteville District Office - NC Division of Services for the Blind
Program Description:

Eligible participants may receive help with glaucoma medications, eye drops for acute infections, cataract surgery when visual acuity is severely affected, laser surgery for diabetes and retinal tears, and emergency eye related surgeries.

Phone:
910-486-1582
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland County
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
Subjects Categories:
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