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Franklin County Children's Task Force

Address:  113 Church St.
Farmington, ME 04938
Phone:  (207) 778-6960 voice
Fax:  (207) 779-1029
E-mail:  [email protected]
Website: Website
Contact:  Renee Blanchet, Executive Director
Clients:  Residents in Franklin County and Livermore Falls area.
Services:  The Franklin County Children's Task Force (FCCTF) is a non-profit organization committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect through promotion of healthy child, family and community development. FCCTF offers the following programs to families in Franklin County and Livermore Falls.

Bullying/Teasing Prevention Program: Staff work with local district elementary and middle schools helping facilitate a nonviolent learning atmosphere.

Maine Families: A program of the Franklin County Children's Task Force. This free, voluntary home visiting program is to support parents and provide practical tips on their new baby's growth and development, utilizing the nationally acclaimed Parents as Teachers curriculum. Your trained home visitor can be there for you up until your baby's third birthday.

Contact us at 778-6960 or 1-888-429-6960 for more information or to sign up.

Parent Talk Line: 778-6960 locally or toll free 1-888-429-6960, parents are encouraged to call.

Parent Resource Library: Parenting information in the form of books, videos, pamphlets, and other written material for parents and professionals.

Kids First is a four-hour workshop designed for parents (only) to help address concerns and promote reduction of the negative effects of divorce. Participants are encouraged to attend the program as early in the separation or divorce process as possible.

Special Events: Children's Festival, Father/Daughter Dance, Kids Walk for Kids, 5K/10K Race to Prevent Child Abuse fundraiser.
Fees: Most programs no charge.
Parent Education Classes: $10/Scholarships Available, Registration required.
Kids First Program: $60 per person, Registration required.
Volunteer Opportunities: Office assistance, clothing exchange organization, helping with fundraising events.
Call office at (207) 778-6960.
Hours:  Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Healthy Community Coalition

Founded in 1989, Healthy Community Coalition (HCC) is an affiliate of the Franklin Community Health Network with a mission of promoting health and well-being in Franklin County and neighboring towns, including Livermore Falls.