Skip To Main Content

Logo Image

Logo Title

Family Resource Center

Contact Information

Emily Lewallen, Director

300 Bond Street

Richmond, KY 40475

Phone: (859)625-6052

Fax: (859) 624-4541

The MKA Family Resource Center

is here to assist students and families in any way necessary. We work to provide health services, basic needs, educational support, childcare, and family training to anyone in need. Our goal is to help remove barriers so all our students can be proficient and lifelong learners.

Mission Statement

To enhance students' ability to succeed in school by developing and sustaining partnerships that promote:

  • Early learning and successful transition to school
  • Academic achievement and well-being
  • Graduation and transition into adult life

MKA FRC Vision

The Kentucky Division of Family Resource and Youth Services Centers in the Cabinet for Health and Family Services shall establish the national standard of excellence in the provision of the school-based family support.

The MKA FRC serves children from birth through elementary school to provide programs and services including:

  • Full time childcare for two and three-year-olds
  • After-school childcare for children ages 4-12. Full time childcare is provided during the summer and on other days when school is not in session
  • Family in Training programs for new and expectant parents and their children from birth to age five. Features of the program include group meetings, home visits, and child development monitoring
  • Family literacy services and programs
  • Health Services or referrals to health services