• Family Resource Center, Peter Castle Peter Castle Family Resource Center

     
    555 Avenue D, 14621 (back of Lincoln branch library)
    Program Director: Leslie Barnes
    (585) 436-0370
    lbarnes@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. 
            
    This is a full day program for 3- and 4-year-olds.
     
    • Wrap-Around Care Availability: No
    • Transportation Availability: Free RTS bus passes will be provided for the adult on a monthly basis, and the Pre-K child rides free. Please speak to your child's teacher for details.

    • Medical/Counseling Services Availability: Families can be linked to Hillside outpatient services for counseling
    • Parent Groups/Supports: The Center offers parent education classes and a Fatherhood Program for Dads.  Parents as Teachers (PAT) is a home visitation program available to all families.

      Unique Features of the Program:
      • 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 refreshments are provided.
    • •All programs meet the standards of the Council on Accreditation (COA).

     
    For UPK (4-year-olds) please apply at this site.  
    For EPK (3-year-olds) please apply at RCSD Central Office, 131 West Broad Street, 14614.