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Family Wellness

Our Family Wellness Program connects low-income, immigrant and recently arrived children and families to vital services and local resources, while fostering self-sufficiency and social integration.

Supporting families when they need it the most

We respond to the needs of families facing multiple barriers or in crisis as a result of migratory status, poverty, social isolation, violence, and other social and health disparities. The program emphasizes participant-centered, strength-based, and culturally affirming approaches to support the families we partner with.

Family Wellness Program staff guide participants through crisis management, make referrals, advocate on their behalf and provide emotional supports that helps families advance on their path towards self-sufficiency and social integration.

We work closely with partner agencies to connect families to health services and academic support, job training and employment programs, food pantries, shelter and rental subsidies, arts and cultural activities among other critical resources.

You and Your Family Can Access:

  • Comprehensive case management and family support
  • Information, referrals and service connection
  • Individual and family counseling
  • System navigation and advocacy
  • Language access support

Family Wellness services are FREE and in Spanish and English

Who Can Participate?

  • Low-income and immigrant families with children birth to 18-years-old
  • Recently arrived unaccompanied children and families in San Francisco Immigration Court

CARECEN is an active member of the following networks:

  • San Francisco Chicano, Latino, Indígena Family Resource System
  • San Francisco Language Access Network

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

CARECEN SF Family Wellness and Health Promotions programs are located at Kali K'ìin offices, a collaboration and co-location of programs with Instituto Familiar de La Raza:
3143 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Family Wellness program 415-872-7465