Child Care and Development

Benton Franklin Community Action Connections

Homeless Child Care

Community Action Connections

Address:
720 W Court St, Upstairs
Pasco,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Phone: (509) 545-4042

Assists homeless families in Benton and Franklin Counties with up to 30 days of free child care.

Benton Franklin Head Start Program

Address:
1549 Georgia Ave S.E.
Suite B
Richland,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Phone: (509) 735-1062

Provides learning activities for children to prepare children to start school and promote child development.  Also offers hearing and vision screening and assistance in obtaining medical, dental, and mental health care. Locations throughout Benton and  Franklin Counties.

Benton Franklin Health District

Kennewick Woman, Infant & Child Clinic

Address:
7102 W. Okanogan Place
Kennewick, Washington

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - Noon & 1:00 - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 460-4200

WIC is a special nutritional supplement program for eligible women, infants and children. The program provides nutritious foods for pregnant  women & children who are financially eligible and determined to have nutritional need.

Pasco Woman, Infant & Child Clinic

Address:
412 W Clark
Pasco, Washington

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - Noon & 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 547-9737

WIC is a special nutritional supplement program for eligible women, infants and children. The program provides nutritious foods for pregnant  women & children who are financially eligible and determined to have nutritional need.

Benton Franklin Infant Toddler Program

Arc of the Tri-Cities

Address:
1455 Fowler St
Richland,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Phone: (509) 783-1131 ext. 126
1-800-210-0313

For families with children ages 0-3 who have concerns regarding the health, growth and/or development of their children.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Benton & Franklin Counties

Address:
Main Branch
6001 N Road 84
Pasco, Washington 99301

Phone: (509)543-9980

Encourage and inspire all young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible & caring citizens. Locations throughout the Tri-Cities are: Kennewick, West Richland, Finley, Pasco, and Benton City.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Prosser

Address:
Prosser Branch
823 Park Avenue
Prosser, Washington

Phone: (509) 786-2600

Encourage and inspire all young people, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible & caring citizens.

Catholic Family & Child Services

Child Care Aware Referral Line

Washington

Hours: M-F | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Phone: Parents (800) 446-1114
Providers (509) 543-9348
509-946-4645 - Richland

Provides information and technical assistance to families with children ages 0-18 and to licensed childcare providers to ensure a safe environment.

FREE Child care resource and referral service connects parents with licensed child care facilities.

CBC Resource Center

Columbia Basin College (CBC) Resource Center

Address:
2600 North 20th Ave
MS-H9
Pasco,

Hours: M-F | 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Phone: (509) 542-5525

Must be a current CBC student.  Offers community referrals, networking, counseling.  Also: disability services, book loans, tuition loans, travel assistance.

Department of Social & Health Services (DSHS)

Community Services Office (CSO)

Address:
1120 North Edison Ave
Kennewick,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 735-7119

Helps low-income working families pay for child care expenses so they can maintain their jobs. Working Connections Child Care may apply by phone: 1-877-501-2233

Ignite Youth Mentoring

Address:
1177 Jadwin Avenue
Suite 102
Richland, Washington

Phone: 509-948-3143 - Todd Kleppin

Matching youths ages 8-16 years old with a positive, caring adult to help equip them with strong morals, social skills, career guidance and personal strength needed for personal and relational success.

Kinship Navigator

Address:
2139 Van Giesen
Richland, Washington

Phone: 509-946-4645
1-800-246-2962

Services are available to families living in Benton, Franklin, Garfield, Walla Walla, Asotin and Columbia Counties.  Assistance in applying for Federal & State subsidies;  Navigating through the educational system; Referral and information to community agencies.  Help receiving or maintaining child care.  Advocacy and referral for medical, dental and mental health services.

Main Branch

Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton and Franklin Counties

Address:
801 N 18th Ave
Pasco, Washington 99301

Phone: (509)543-9980

Encourage and inspire all young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

Safe Harbor Support Center for Children, Youth and Families

Crisis Nursery, Training Center & My Friends Place

Address:
1111 N Grant Place
Kennewick, Washington

Phone: 509-374-4902
Fax: 509-374-2703

Safe Harbor Support Center is committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect by providing a safe, nurturing environment for children and youth when there are no other alternatives.  Safe Harbor provides outreach support and training to assist families in establishing a safe and stable environment.

TechREACH

WSU Tri Cities MESA

Address:
2710 University Drive
Richland,

Hours: Offered after school at Pasco Middle Schools

Phone: (509) 372-7324
(866) 454-4786

Created to increase middle school students' interest in science, technology, engineering and math. TechREACH is offered through after school clubs targeting at-risk middle school students.

YMCA of the Greater Tri-Cities

Address:
1234 Columbia Park Trail
Richland,

Hours: M-F | 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Phone: (509) 374-1908

Provides before and after school child care, day camps, sports, and activities for school-age children.