Community Family Centers

Community Family Centers CFC works towards its mission by providing a safe and nurturing environment for children to excel and
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Community Family Centers/Centros Familiares de la Comunidad (CFC) is a non-profit organization that provides a wide range of bilingual services to help families address their basic needs as they move toward self-sufficiency and economic advancement. CFC furthers its mission of strengthening families and enriching lives by:

• Providing a safe and nurturing environment for children to excel and adu

lts to learn
• Strengthening community partnerships
• Promoting cultural understanding and community empowerment

For more than 50 years, CFC has served low-income families within Houston’s impoverished Greater East End. CFC has grown into an agency with a $2.6 million annual operating budget, 40 staff members, and more than 300 volunteers, who serve over 35,000 clients a year

Hablar con una persona que está pasando por momentos difíciles, puede ser difícil. Pero hacer una llamada para iniciar u...
01/08/2024

Hablar con una persona que está pasando por momentos difíciles, puede ser difícil. Pero hacer una llamada para iniciar una conversación puede ayudar a tu amigo o ser querido. en estos consejos para iniciar una conversación:

➡️ Haz preguntas como, “¿Qué hiciste hoy?” o “¿Cómo te has sentido?”

➡️ Habla con sinceridad sobre los sentimientos complicados para que sepa que no está solo.

➡️ Pregunta cómo puedes ayudar. Algo tan sencillo como, “Veo que estás un poco deprimido, ¿qué puedo hacer para ayudarte?”



Encuentra más recursos en www.ApoyateEnTX.org.

It can be hard to talk with someone who is going through a difficult time. But reaching out to start a conversation can ...
01/08/2024

It can be hard to talk with someone who is going through a difficult time. But reaching out to start a conversation can help your friend or loved one. these tips to help connect:

➡️ Ask questions, such as “How have you been feeling?” or “What did you do today?”

➡️ Talk about difficult emotions honestly to let them know they’re not alone.

➡️ Ask how you can help. Something as simple as “I noticed you’re feeling a bit low, what can I do to help you?”



Find more resources at www.TurnToSupportsTX.org.

Cuando alguien tiene problemas de salud mental, podría usar indebidamente sustancias como las dr**as o el alcohol para a...
01/04/2024

Cuando alguien tiene problemas de salud mental, podría usar indebidamente sustancias como las dr**as o el alcohol para afrontarlos. Obtener ayuda a tiempo puede reducir el riesgo de que los mecanismos de afrontamiento dañinos se conviertan en un trastorno por consumo de sustancias. Si tú o alguien que conoces necesita ayuda, encuentra recursos en www.ApoyateEnTX.org.

When someone is struggling with their mental health, they may misuse substances like drugs or alcohol to cope. Getting h...
01/04/2024

When someone is struggling with their mental health, they may misuse substances like drugs or alcohol to cope. Getting help early can reduce the risk of harmful coping mechanisms turning into a substance use disorder. If you or someone you know needs help, find resources at www.TurnToSupportsTX.org.

Looking for some alcohol-free inspiration to make the most of your January?   activities to enjoy with friends, loved on...
01/02/2024

Looking for some alcohol-free inspiration to make the most of your January? activities to enjoy with friends, loved ones and family.

📍 Go for a mindful walk in nature [] (local park, arboretum, or walking trail) and pay attention to the sights, sounds and scents that make it a special place.

📍 Move your body and boost your serotonin naturally [] (provider-sponsored activity/event involving recreational sports/dancing/free fitness classes or other local activity)



www.TurnToSupportsTX.org

¿Buscas actividades que puedas hacer sin alcohol para aprovechar al máximo el mes de enero? en actividades que disfrutes con amigos, seres queridos y familiares.

📍 Da un paseo consciente en la naturaleza [] y presta atención a los paisajes, los sonidos y aromas que lo hacen un lugar especial.

📍 Mueve el cuerpo y aumenta la serotonina de forma natural [].



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Community Family Centers will be closed on Monday, January 1st for New Year's Day.CFC will reopen on Tuesday, January 2n...
12/29/2023

Community Family Centers will be closed on Monday, January 1st for New Year's Day.
CFC will reopen on Tuesday, January 2nd.
Have a safe and happy holiday!

Actions speak louder than words. Dealing with emotions like grief or anxiety can make recovery more difficult and can ca...
12/27/2023

Actions speak louder than words. Dealing with emotions like grief or anxiety can make recovery more difficult and can cause your loved one to feel lonely. Reach out and ask them if they would like to go run errands with you or get together for a movie night at home. www.TurnToSupportsTX.org and read more for tips on staying connected with a family member or friend who’s going through a hard time.

Los hechos dicen más que las palabras. Lidiar con emociones como la aflicción o la ansiedad puede dificultar la recuperación y hacer que tu ser querido se sienta solo. Llámale e invítalo a que te acompañe a hacer mandados o a ver una película en casa. en www.ApoyateEnTX.org y obtén consejos sobre cómo mantenerte en contacto con un familiar o amigo que esté pasando por un momento difícil.

Community Family Centers will be closed Monday, December 25th and Tuesday, December 26th for the holidays. CFC will reop...
12/22/2023

Community Family Centers will be closed Monday, December 25th and Tuesday, December 26th for the holidays. CFC will reopen on Wednesday, December 27th.
Have a safe and happy holiday.

While this may be the happiest time of year for some, the holidays can be stressful for a lot of people. Between busy sc...
12/21/2023

While this may be the happiest time of year for some, the holidays can be stressful for a lot of people. Between busy schedules, work, family and friend obligations, and managing financial burdens, it can be hard to find a moment for yourself. these tips if you’re feeling overwhelmed. www.TurnToSupportsTX.org

Aunque para algunos esta época sea la más feliz del año, para muchos puede resultar estresante. Con tantos compromisos, eventos familiares y laborales, además de los asuntos financieros que hay que atender, puede ser difícil encontrar un momento para uno mismo. Si te sientes abrumado, en estos consejos. www.ApoyateEnTX.org

12/19/2023

East End!

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We are polling our neighbors about Greyhound moving their Midtown operations into Magnolia Park. Let us know your thoughts! Link is in our profile.

𝐄𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐦𝐨𝐬 𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐨 𝐚 𝐧𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐨𝐬 𝐯𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐧𝐨𝐬 𝐬𝐨𝐛𝐫𝐞 𝐞𝐥 𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐬𝐥𝐚𝐝𝐨 𝐝𝐞 𝐆𝐫𝐞𝐲𝐡𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐝 𝐝𝐞 𝐬𝐮𝐬 𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐜𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐞𝐬 𝐝𝐞 𝐌𝐢𝐝𝐭𝐨𝐰𝐧 𝐚 𝐌𝐚𝐠𝐧𝐨𝐥𝐢𝐚 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐤. ¡𝐇𝐚́𝐠𝐚𝐧𝐨𝐬 𝐬𝐚𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝐬𝐮𝐬 𝐩𝐞𝐧𝐬𝐚𝐦𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐨𝐬!

Not feeling particularly cheery this time of year? You’re not alone. Many find that the holidays can be more stressful t...
12/18/2023

Not feeling particularly cheery this time of year? You’re not alone. Many find that the holidays can be more stressful than joyful. If you’re having a hard time this holiday season, consider these tips to release that stress in a healthy way:

📍 Write it down. Take a moment and journal about how you’re feeling.

📍 Call a friend or loved one to talk through what you’re dealing with.

📍 Change up your scenery and get outside to feel the winter air at [] (local park or walking trail)



www.TurnToSupportsTX.org

¿No estás como para celebrar en esta época del año? No eres el único. Para muchas personas los días festivos pueden ser más estresantes que alegres. Si estás pasando por un momento difícil en esta temporada festiva, libera el estrés de manera saludable:

📍 Escribe. Toma un momento y escribe cómo te sientes.

📍 Llama a un amigo o ser querido para hablar de lo que te pasa.

📍 Cambia de ambiente y siente el aire invernal en []



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This time of year can feel lonely.   your loved ones, whether in person or virtually, to reconnect. www.TurnToSupportsTX...
12/14/2023

This time of year can feel lonely. your loved ones, whether in person or virtually, to reconnect. www.TurnToSupportsTX.org

En esta época del año puedes sentirte solo. en tus seres queridos para reconectarte, en persona o de manera virtual. www.ApoyateEnTX.org

This holiday season, we’re grateful to be recognized at the 100th annual   through the Valero Energy Benefit for Childre...
12/08/2023

This holiday season, we’re grateful to be recognized at the 100th annual through the Valero Energy Benefit for Children. As a recipient of $200,000 for our Youth Services program, we are proud to be amongst the 100s of charities, helping 1000s of lives, all for 1 purpose, making a difference for children.

H-E-B is having it's Feast of Sharing on Saturday, December 2nd at NRG.
11/24/2023

H-E-B is having it's Feast of Sharing on Saturday, December 2nd at NRG.

Happy Thanksgiving! Community Family Centers will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, and Friday, November 24th. We wi...
11/22/2023

Happy Thanksgiving!
Community Family Centers will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, and Friday, November 24th. We will reopen on Monday, November 27th.

11/22/2023

📅Mark your calendars!

It's almost time to request a 2023 Holiday Food Box from Houston Food Bank! 📦🍏 Holiday food boxes can be reserved beginning Monday, November 27 at 10am. Reservations are not available before this time.

Here's how to reserve a box ⬇

Option 1️⃣ Reserve by phone bank Nov. 27 - Nov. 29; 10am-7pm
English: 713-547-8692
Spanish: 713-547-8693
OR
Option 2️⃣ Reserve online Nov. 27 - Dec. 2; reservations begin at 10am
Beginning 11/27 at 10am, follow instructions here: https://bit.ly/3sGCGyM
Please be aware this link will be blank until 11/27 at 10am.

Find additional information about Share Your Holidays: https://bit.ly/3QLHgDY

Thank you to all who sponsored and attended the 2023 Families First Fundraising Luncheon. Your support has helped Commun...
11/17/2023

Thank you to all who sponsored and attended the 2023 Families First Fundraising Luncheon. Your support has helped Community Family Centers raise more than $120,000 to continue our work in Houston's Greater East End.

11/16/2023
11/16/2023
Thank you to our 2023 Families First Luncheon Supporting Families Sponsors!
11/14/2023

Thank you to our 2023 Families First Luncheon Supporting Families Sponsors!

11/11/2023
Thanks to all veterans for your service.
11/11/2023

Thanks to all veterans for your service.

CFC is hosting a Friday Food Fair on November 10th!
11/08/2023

CFC is hosting a Friday Food Fair on November 10th!

CFC is hosting Suvida Healthcare for fall bingo and Medicare advice on Friday, November 3rd!
10/26/2023

CFC is hosting Suvida Healthcare for fall bingo and Medicare advice on Friday, November 3rd!

CFC is hosting a Friday Food Fair on October 27th!
10/24/2023

CFC is hosting a Friday Food Fair on October 27th!

East End Communities is hosting another Wellness Walk!Saturday, October 21st from 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10/19/2023

East End Communities is hosting another Wellness Walk!
Saturday, October 21st from 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Address

7524 Avenue E
Houston, TX
77012

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

Telephone

(713) 923-2316

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