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Welcome to the Children's Board Family Resource Centers of Hillsborough County!

Funding for services is generously provided by the Children's Board of Hillsborough County. The Children's Board invests in partnerships and quality programs to support the success of all children and families in Hillsborough County.

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​The Children's Board Family Resource Centers (CBFRC) function as a strong, collaborative partnership with agencies committed to families in our communities. The Centers are proudly managed by Lutheran Services Florida


Health & Safety

BayCare Kids and St. Joseph's Children's Wellness and Safety Center provide high-quality health and safety programs, classes and services to Hillsborough County residents.


Visit your local Family Resource Center to register for Mobile Medical Clinic, CPR/First Aid Certification Class, Developmental Screenings, Car Seat Safety and Distribution Class and more!

Swim Lessons 

High 5, Inc. is providing free swimming lessons to children in Hillsborough County ages 3 to18.  

Please call (813) 689-0908 for more information! 

The Water Warriors program provides swim lesson and water safety education for beginner swimmers. Each lesson is 45 minutes and teaches skills such as floating, breath control, submerging, and water safety education. Participants and their parents/caregivers will also learn about water safety topics such as beach safety, home pool safety and CPR. 

Center-Driven Programming

The CBFRC Teams develop, plan and facilitate an array of fun, engaging and educational programs for children and families. 

Sighting Sight Words, Math Mania, Explorer's Club, Arts and Crafts, Sensory Play, Story Time, STEAM,
Nutrition Classes, and so much more!


Language Classes

Learn Arabic, English, Mandarin and Spanish
at no cost to you!


ReDefiners World Languages offers intergenerational language classes at the seven CBFRCs to Hillsborough County residents.


Learn & Play Tampa Bay

The CBFRCs are partnered with Glazer Children's Museum to provide weekly
Learn & Play sessions at each of the CBFRCs! These playgroups are designed for children up to age five and their caregivers who live in Hillsborough County.


2024 Children's

Board Family Guide

View the 2024 Family Guide and learn about all of the programs and services funded by your Children's Board of Hillsborough County, including the Family Resource Centers.

Become a Member of Your Local CBFRC!

The Children's Board Family Resource Centers (CBFRC) welcome all Hillsborough County residents. Programs and services are offered at no cost to you. From our innovative center-driven programs, to services provided by community partners, to on-site resources such as computer labs and public notaries - we hope that you find what you are looking for!

Visit your local CBFRC to become a member and receive membership cards for your family members. Please bring photo identification for adults. Membership is valid for all CBFRC locations. 

Gun Safety PSA

Watch the new Gun Safety PSA published by your Children's Board. 

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