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Parent Resource Centers


How to Apply

Bring your child to one of the sites and complete a registration form

Documents To Bring


Eligibility Requirements


Fee and Payment

                 SEPTEMBER 2014 – JUNE 2015
                        FAMILY FEE SCHEDULE
Income Range Fee
$0 - $30,000 $35.00
$30,001 - $50,000 $80.00
$50,001 - $80,000 $150.00
$80,001 - $110,000 $250.00
$110,001 - $150,000 $350.00
Over $150,001 $400.00
Non-County Residents $400.00


1.  When are Parent Resource Centers open?

      September 9, 2014 – June 5, 2015; during the following hours:

      Children’s Resource Center  332 West Edmonston Dr. Rockville, MD.  20852

      Tues, Wed & Thurs 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

      Emory Grove Family Resource Center  8105 Morningview Dr. Gaithersburg, MD.  20877

      Tues, Wed & Thurs 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

      Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Center  2450 Lyttonsville Rd. Silver Spring, MD.  20910

      Tues, Wed & Friday 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.


2.   If the fees are more than I can afford, can I get a reduction? 

Yes.  Ask the Parent Educator or call ChildLink at 240-777-4769 for a waiver form.


3.   How will my child benefit from Parent Resource Centers?

Children learn through play and through positive interactions with others.  Each day, the centers provide a core group of activities, including blocks and building toys, dramatic play, dress-upc clothes, play-dough, easel painting, puzzles and manipulative toys.  In addition, a creative art activity is available.  Families can explore these activities, letting children create in their own way.  Each center also schedules a daily circle time with songs, stories and games. 


4.   How will I benefit from Parent Resource Centers?

Families will:


5.   Can I drop off my child and run an errand?

       No.  A parent or caregiver must be onsite with the child at all times.


 Additional Information

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