Family Center Services

The Family Center serves thousands of low-income households each year through a broad range of programs. Using a strength-based case management approach, Family Center staff recognize the uniqueness of each family, offering assistance, information about available resources and referrals to other community agencies. Services include food and nutrition assistance, educational programming, tax preparation, housing/utility assistance and holiday programs.

Program Staff

Mary Jane Mathewson, Family Center Coordinator
Tammy Kitto, Family Support Coordinator
Sherry Rafferty, Special Projects Assistant
Patti Waldner, Nutrition Outreach and Assistance Program (NOEP) Coordinator
Sarah McCracken, Intake Worker

To contact the Family Center for more information click here or phone 315.782.4900, ext. 271.

Online Resources:

Hunger Solutions
The Food Pyramid
United States Department of Agriculture
Food Research and Action Center
Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance