The Children's Council Family Resource Center Family Literacy ProgramNLD ID #25931
Boone, NC 28607
Hours of Operation
The Children's Council is known for its work in child care centers, resources, and parenting programs but we do have another program that is filling a big need in our community. The Children's Council coordinates a G.E.D. class for parents with small children. This class is unique in Watauga County because it is the only G.E.D. class that provides free, on-site child care for the students. The class is held at Perkinsville Church (across from Hardin Park School) Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 to 12:30 (August through May). We have a children's play-room where children of the students are cared for by a wonderful staff.Most of our students graduate within a year of entering our program. This is a result of the support services offered to students.
- Help my child learn
- Study for my high school equivalency exam
- Improve my technology skills
- Volunteer at a program