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Judy Center Program Manager:

Andrea Hall
Judy P. Hoyer Family Learning Center 
8908 Riggs Road Adelphi, Maryland 20783
(301)408-6860

Judy Center Service Coordinators: 

Maria Castrillo, Bilingual Outreach Specialist
Judy P. Hoyer Family Learning Center 
8908 Riggs Road Adelphi, Maryland 20783

Susan McPherson, Service Coordinator 
Judy P. Hoyer Family Learning Center
8908 Riggs Road Adelphi, Maryland 20783

 

 

Last modified: 10/17/2017 1:14:13 PM
The Judy Centers Info
A Judy Center is a place where community-based agencies and organizations collaborate under one roof to serve children and their families within or near a school. This integrated approach promotes school readiness through early childhood care and education as well as family support and health programs.
The Judy Center is part of the public school system. The Judy Center is located at:
  •  Cool Spring Elementary 
 
The Judy Center offers year around early childhood programs for children and their families. The Judy Center supports parents to be their child’s first and most important teacher from birth. The Judy Center offers support for children and families with children from age’s birth to five in the following areas:
  • Assistance in obtaining medical/dental insurance for your child
  • Assistance in finding licensed childcare in Prince George’s County 
  • Access to healthy meals/snacks 
  • Participation in medical/dental screenings 
  • Playgroups for children and their families (children ages 0 - 3)
  • Assistance in looking for employment opportunities for parents/guardians
  • Assistance in career planning for parents/guardians
  • Assistance in getting enrolled in English classes, GED classes, College, and trade school courses for parents/guardians
  • Support for pregnant mothers and their newborns
  • Assistance in enrolling into Prekindergarten
  • Assistance in enrolling into Kindergarten
  • Summer Learning Programs for children ages four and five for four weeks 
  • Access to free books for young children and other learning activities that can assist in preparing children for prekindergarten and kindergarten.
  • Parent information work groups 
  • Learning groups for children and their families in reading, math, science, and social studies 
The Judy Center also supports childcare providers located in Prince George’s County. The Judy Center support is not limited to:
  • Supporting childcare providers with gaining access to community supports that are available for participating in Maryland Excels.
  • Supporting childcare professionals with learning opportunities in continuing to improve instructional practice at their childcare facilities. 
  • Opportunities to participate on the Judy Center Leadership Committees, and other professional learning opportunities offered through the Prince George’s County Office of Early Childhood and partners of the Judy Center.
 
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