View our Brochure to learn more about the programs that Family Connections offers:
March Educational Workshops
Baby Steps – Parenting Series (Spanish)
March 2 – 23, 10:00 – 11:00 am | Virtual via Zoom
Cooking with Katie (Cantonese)
March 8, 11:15 am – 12:15 pm | Family Connections • Excelsior
Medi-Cal and Its Benefits (Cantonese)
March 14, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm | Virtual via Zoom
Google Translate Uses (Spanish)
March 15, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm | Family Connections • Excelsior
Interpersonal Communication (Vietnamese)
March 20, 12:00 – 1:00 pm | Family Connections • Portola
Contact Ally to learn more and register.
Sleep Importance (Spanish + English)
March 21, 10:00 – 11:00 am | Zoom
Renting and Purchasing Homes, and SF’s Rent Relief Program (Cantonese)
March 23, 10:30 – 11:30 am | Zoom
Early Childhood Education
First Steps (Ages 6-36 months + Parent/Caregiver)
Mondays (Excelsior); Wednesdays and Fridays (Portola)
9:30 – 11:00 am
Contact us to register.
Pop N’ Play (Ages 2.5 – 4 years + Parent/Caregiver)
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact us to register.
• Portola Full-day Program: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
• Excelsior Full-day Program: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Family Connections Tours
Families and community members are welcome to visit us! Schedule a tour of either our Portola center (2565 San Bruno Avenue) or Excelsior center (5016 Mission Street) to learn about our Pre-K and education programs, meet our teachers and family support staff, see our outdoor spaces, and experience a sample of our activities. Call us at 415.715.6746 to schedule a tour.
Family Fun Events
Friday Family Fun Nights
Last Friday of the month, 4:30 – 6:30 pm
5016 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94122
Each month, we’ll have a fun activity for you and your family, with arts, movies, music, movement, and more!
Family Support Groups
English Support Group: Daytime Teatime
Portola: Fridays, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Men’s Social Group – Spanish & English
Excelsior: Second Wednesdays, 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Vietnamese Support Group
Portola: Third Monday of each month, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Case Management and Family Advocacy
We offer support to individuals and/or families who are seeking childcare, schools, housing, employment, and basic family needs.
More Information • Contact Us to Make an Appointment
Each month, we host two food distribution days for families to pick up free boxes of fresh produce and grocery items.
Learn more about our Food Pantry.
To register or learn more about receiving food for your family, visit our Food Distribution pages:
Through our partnership with Help a Mother Out, Family Connections provides diapers to CalWORKs, CalFresh, and Medi-Cal families with children under 3 years old. Contact Kathia with questions.
Pick Up: Wednesdays and Fridays • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm • 5016 Mission Street
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Family Meal Program
Through our partnership with SF New Deal, we offer a family meal program that provides meals from local restaurants to families with a child under the age of five. Participating families can take home prepared meals for their home every other week.
Contact Us to Learn More