Child Care and Development

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 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
1-800-210-0313

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

Benton-Franklin Health District

Woman, Infant & Child (WIC)

Washington

Phone: Kennewick-(509) 460-4202
Pasco - (509) 460-4203
Benton City - (509) 460-4202
Connell - (509) 460-4203

                        Community Health Centers:

       Kennewick                                                  Pasco 

7102 W. Okanogan Place                                412 W. Clark

(509) 460-4202                                            (509) 460-4203

PMH Benton City Clinic                                    Connell

701 Dale Avenue                                           211 E. Elm St.

(509) 460-4202                                           (509) 460-4203

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

Kennewick Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday / 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday / 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Benton City Hours: 2nd & 4th Tuesday / 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Connell Hours: 2nd Tuesday / 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Education counseling, and supplemental nutritious foods for low-income, nutritionally at risk women & children from pregnancy to 5 years of age. Must meet financial eligibility requirements.

 

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) 460-4203

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.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Benton & Franklin Counties

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 & caring citizens.

Programs include:

  • Club Mentor Program,
  • Columbia Center Rotary Music and Arts Center,
  • Elementary Before and After School Programs,
  • Licensed Child Care Before and After School Programs,
  • Teen After School Programs.

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 year round.  First thru 3rd grade memberships are $10 per year.  Only after school programs.

Catholic Family & Child Services

Address:
2139 Van Giesen
Richland, Washington

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

Phone: 509-946-4645
Toll Free 1-888-586-7416

2139 Van Giesen, Richland - 509-946-4645

Staff provides developmental screenings to children ages 0-6, offers behavior management techniques, and facilitates referrals to community resources as needed. Early Learning Programs that support providers in licensed child care, Head Start, Early Childhood education. Professional development & technical assistance.

 

 

 

 

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: child care assistance, community referrals, holiday programs, networking, counseling/advising.  Also provides: disability services, book loans, tuition loans, travel assistance.

Child Care Aware Referral Line

Washington

Phone: 1-800-446-1114

 

FREE Connects parents with licensed child care facilities. Also, provides information and technical assistance to families with children ages 0-18 and to licensed childcare providers to ensure a safe enviroment.

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.

Inspire Development Centers

Connell CDC

Address:
500 E Franklin Street
Connell, Washington 99326

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

Phone: (509) 234-2013

Inspire Development Centers is a provider of Early Learning education programs, i.e. ECEAP, Regional Head Start, Early Head Start, Migrant Head Start, and Migrant Early Head Start. Each center has a family services worker. Children's ages range from age 3 to 5.

Connell CDC

This Center only provides ECEAP Oct. - May.

Pasco I CDC

Address:
315 W. Court Street
Pasco, Washington 99301

Hours: M - Thurs./ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM & F / 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Phone: (509) 547-7882
Fax: (509) 547-7569

Inspire Development Centers is a provider of Early Learning education programs, i.e. ECEAP, Regional Head Start, Early Head Start, Migrant Head Start, and Migrant Early Head Start. Each center has a family services worker. Children's ages range from age 3 to 5.

 

Pasco I CDC

315 W. Court Street - Pasco, WA 99301

Phone: (509) 547-7882 Fax: (509) 547-7569

Hours: M-Thurs. / 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM & F / 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This Center provides ECEAP Oct.- May and Migrant Head Start & Migrant Early Head Start May -Oct. & Early Head Start year round.

 

Pasco II CDC

315 W. Court Street - Pasco, WA 99301

Phone: (509) 547-7882 Fax: (509) 547-7569

Hours: M-Thurs. / 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM & F / 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This Center provides ECEAP Oct. - May and Migrant Head Start & Migrant Early Head Start May -Oct.

Basin City CDC

Address:
281 1st Avenue
Basin City, Washington 99343

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

Phone: (509) 269-4031
Fax (509) 269-4945

Inspire Development Centers is a provider of Early Learning education programs, i.e. ECEAP, Regional Head Start, Early Head Start, Migrant Head Start, and Migrant Early Head Start. Each center has a family services worker. Children's ages range from age 3 to 5.

Basin City CDC

281 1st Avenue - Basin City, WA.99343

Phone: (509) 269-4945

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

This Center provides ECEAP Oct.-May and Migrant Head Start & Migrant Early Head Start May-Oct.

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: 509-783-5734
509-554-1480
Fax: 509-374-2703

Crisis Nursery and Family Support - 1111 N Grant Place

Training Center and My Friends Place - 1112 N Grant Place - See My Friends Place (under Teen Services) for additional information.

We work with children who have experienced trauma, or who have extreme behavior or social problems. We offer evidence based programs including Taming the Dragons which is for preschool age and elementary age children both onsite and have worked in schools offering our program. We also hold parenting classes, offer the Incredible Years, which helps reduce conflict in the home and children's behavior problems in both home and school. We hold the 4 hour parenting seminar which meets the requirements for Benton and Franklin County courts for parents who are involved in a custody case or divorce involving children. We also have a licensed mental health therapist on staff who offers groups for teen girls and private or family counseling.

See website for additional information:  www.crisis.nursery.org .

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.

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.