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  • Mission

    The mission of the Delaware County Family Center (Delco Family Center) is to help families become strong, self-sufficient members of the community. Since 1994, the Delco Family Center has become the heart of a neighborhood-centered strategy to provide comprehensive, prevention-focused services for at-risk families based on known risk factors in Delaware County.



    Delaware County Family Center 
    Mercy Fitzgerald Campus 
    St. Bernard Hall, 2nd Floor 
    1515 Lansdowne Ave, Darby, PA 19023



    • Kristen Liberati, Program Director  |
    • Angela Jones-Eddins, Family Development Specialist |
    • JeanViere Maitre, ELECT and Family Center Specialist |

Special Programs


    Teeter Totter Play Group

    The DCIU's Teeter Totter Play Group is in person! Join the Family Center staff in reading books, singing songs, and family activities.

    When: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month | 10-11 am

    Sign up for Teeter Totter Play Group
    Complete the form to receive reminders about all play groups!


    Positive Parenting Classes – September 2022

    Do you want to raise positive, healthy and productive children? Join the Family Center in a 4-Week Positive Parenting Workshop. Topics discussed will include: single/shared parenting, health and nutrition, adjusting to parenting, self-care, discipline, safety, newborn care, and more!

    Classes will be held Wednesdays in person at 10 am until noon.

    • 9/7/2022
    • 9/14/2022
    • 9/21/2022
    • 9/28/2022

    Sign up for Positive Parenting Classes 


    Parents as Teachers

    Parents as Teachers is a national home visiting program designed to provide all parents with children prenatal-five years old with important resources and information to ensure brighter, healthier children. Sign up to learn more about all of the FREE services offered as part of our PAT program and see if it is the right fit for you. You will receive scheduled home visits, screenings, resources, and opportunities to socialize with other parents.

    Parents as Teachers Sign-Up Link