Hillside Children’s Center Peter Castle, Family Resource Center

Hillside Children’s Center Peter Castle, Family Resource Center

School Information

  • 555 Avenue D, 14621
    (back of Lincoln branch library)


    Program Director: Kevin Cathy
    (585) 436-0370
    Tashline@hillside.com


    Family Education Coordinator: April Baker,
    Family Engagement Specialist: Mae Catherine Robinson
    (585) 339-3200


    Class Hours: 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    Program for 3- and 4-year-olds

    Program for 3 and 4-year-olds   

Program Features

    • Wraparound Care Availability: No
    • Transportation Availability: RTS pass
    • Medical/Counseling Services Availability: Families can be linked to Hillside’s outpatient services for counseling
    • Parent Groups/Supports: The center offers parent education classes and a Fatherhood program. Parents as
      Teachers (PAT) is a home visiting program available to all families.

Unique Features

    • Is a full-day program.
    • RTS bus pass available for parents in need of transportation to/from the program. Pass is for the adult and child rides free.
    • Has an established history of family support in the community, offering quality-evidenced based programs at no cost to families.
    • Is adjacent to the Lincoln branch library as well as the toy library. The center is handicap accessible and there is a convenient parking lot across the street.
    • Educational groups are available to parents. Light refreshmentsare provided.
    • All programs meet the standards of the Council on Accreditation (COA).