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A Community for Student Parents

The Dr. Betty Shabazz Family Resource Center (FRC) recognizes the unique needs of students who are parenting while in school. The FRC provides CCSF student parents access to free childcare during class time, a quiet space to do homework in a child-friendly computer lab, a network of other student parents, and support through resource referrals.

Are you a student and a parent?

We want to hear from you!

Email us at,or stop by the Student Union - room 201 - on the Ocean Campus - to learn more.

Services and Programs

All services atthe Family Resource Center are free to current CCSF students.

PEP works similarly toa Co-Op. Student-Parentsenrolledin PEP are allowed to leave their children while they attend class. Parents are allotted as little as1 hourand up to 12 hours of careper week, depending on need. This program is limited and parents must go through an approval process before being allowed to use the program. All interested parties should be directed to an FRC program coordinator for information on space availability.


  • Your child is 6 months to5 years old.
  • The maximum is 4hours per day, no more than 12hours a week.
  • You must volunteer 1-3hours a week
  • Parents must be attending classes
  • Must complete the necessary paperwork
  • Open to both credit and non-credit students

Under this program, parentsmay bring theirchildren with themto the Family Resource Center (FRC) children's activity room to play while theyutilize the FRC computer lab, receive resources, take a break, attend a meeting, and/or utilized another programin the Student Union Building.

We are not a licensed daycare. Parentsmust remain in the building at all times!

To utilizedrop-in, Parentsmust have theircurrent information on file and notify the receptionist of where they are going to be at all times.

Drop-In is on a first-come-first-served basis and is dependent onspace availability. It is highly recommended that you call ahead of time to secure a space.


  • Your child is 6 months to 12 yearsold
  • You must remain in the Student Union
  • Fill out the necessary paperwork
  • Maximum 4hrs perday
  • Space is limited - recommend calling ahead of time

The Family Resource Center is equipped with a computer lab and study area, whichavailablefor all studentsto use while on campus.However, priority is given to student-parents utilizing PEP and the drop-in program.Computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

In order to keep thecomputer laba respectful and functional space for everyone, we ask that students respect the following rules:

  • No risque or violentmaterials
  • No swearing
  • Limit cell phone use
  • No food or drinknearcomputers. Place your items on the tables adjacent to this area.
  • Do not leave any items unattended
  • Please, clean up after yourself.
  • Must fill out a health screening for you and your child
  • Must wear a mask at all times

Our Mission

To build a community of student parents that:

Supports through understanding

Advocates through experience

Empowers through education