Family Supports

Tompkins’ Families! Family Resource Directory

CCE-Tompkins hosts or partners with other agencies and community groups to present programs that help families and those who work with families. In addition to the following resources, the Tompkins' Families! Family Resource Directory was developed to help families find answers to the day-to-day questions and challenges, at local, state and national levels.

Coalition for Families

Join with parents , volunteers and agency staff members to strengthen our community for all children, youth and families! Coalition for Families focuses on creating family-centered services, enhancing collaboration between agencies, and exploring policy issues. Monthly dialogues focus on current research and best practices with guests from local organizations and colleges. All are welcome! 

Monthly discussions are currently held remotely, from noon-1pm. To find our next date, visit our events calendar - or for more information, email us at or call (607) 272-2292.

Recordings of past meetings: 

Fostering Early Literacy & Learn About The Nook! - 11/16/2022
2022.11.16 Fostering Early Literacy & Learn About The Nook!

Mothering Through Domestic Violence - 10/05/2022
2022.10.05 Mothering Through Domestic Violence

Children with Special Health Care Needs - 8/31/2022
2022.08.31 Coalition for Families: Children with Special Health Care Needs

Food Resources During the Summer - 6/23/2022
2022.06.23 Coalition for Families: Food Resources During the Summer

Early Experiences Have Big Impacts - 4/27/2022
2022.04.27 Coalition for Families, Early Experiences Have Big Impacts, with Renee Hettich, AFFCNY & Jude Rose, CCETC

Tompkins County Health Department MOMS PLUS+ - 3/30/2022
2022.03.30 Coalition for Families w/ TCHD's Moms Plus+ Community Nurses


Family & Community Development
607-272-2292, ext 247

Last updated December 5, 2022