The Alburgh Family Center

The Alburgh Family Center is a member of the Vermont Parent Child Center Network offering a variety of high quality services for families. The Alburgh Family Center is a member of the Vermont Parent Child Center Network.

The Alburgh Family Center serves Grand Isle County as part of the Children Youth & Family Services Divison of NCSS. Services offered include, CIS Early Intervention, CIS Early Childhood and Family Services Case Management, Family and Community Support Services, Food Shelf, Clothing Shelf, Playgroups, Book Groups, Parenting Workshops, special one time events and more, all of which affords NCSS the opportunity to streamline service delivery to the children and families of Grand Isle County.


Farmers market season isn't over yet! Head over to NMC's public farmers market event on Sept 11th!


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Looking for something to do over April break? We'll be at the Welden Theatre! First 40 people get in FREE admission to see the Jungle Book!


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Are you expecting or know someone who is? Check out this brochure on Childbirth Education Classes offered through Franklin County Home Health Agency, Inc.and help us spread the word! What a great resource in our community!


The Islands in the Sun Senior Center

Food shelf open today at 11 AM. Stop by and pick up a few things you need.


We are excited to announce Kurt Valenta's Exordium Adventure Nature Camp dates! Reserve your spot today! FREE!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Yoga Tots happening in March! Register today!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

We are officially at max capacity for the Echo trip!

Fortunately we have tons of other awesome events going on in February- check out the calendar and register today!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Week two is here of our Winter Checklist! Send us a picture & instantly be entered to win a prize!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Mark your calendars- the week of February break, 22nd-27th, is packed with activities to keep the family busy! See flyers for details!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Week One of the Winter Check List begins Monday, January 4th! Check it out and choose an activity for the week!


The Family Center

Please join us in participating in our Winter Family Fun Activities Check List! This contest is available to all community members in Franklin and Grand Isle Counties. Here’s how it works:
• We will be posting three activities each week on our page. You can also pick up a paper copy at The Family Center, 130 Fisher Pond Road, or The VT Dept of Health, 27 Federal Street! Families who complete at least one of the activities per week can be entered to win weekly prizes!
• To enter, simply post a photo of your participation on our page. If you are unable to access Facebook or would prefer email, you can send your photo to [email protected]! (Your photo does not have to include people- just the activity is fine!) This will count as your “entry”, and we will private message you if your name has been drawn to win a prize! Pick up and/or mailing are both options for obtaining your prize.
• Prizes include winter sporting gear, winter play accessories, passes, and outerwear!
• Join us at monthly community events for more fun and prizes. February is an exciting month for us with activities including Birdhouse Painting at the Family Center February 22nd, a family field trip to Echo February 24th, and sledding at Hard’ack, February 27th. Please email Margaret to register!


Check out our Holiday craft group creations! Happy Holidays!


Wow! Check out all the stops you can make at this years Islands Holiday Hop! We can't wait to be at the library for this fun event!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Check out our friends at Vermont Department of Health—Franklin and Grand Isle Counties preparing for breastfeeding group! Baby blankets galore! Join us December 2nd from 10:30-12 at the State Office Building- 27 Federal Street in St. Albans! Register @ [email protected] or 802-393-6591!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Check out all of Franklin and Grand Isle's amazing breastfeeding programs! 11/20/2015

Alburgh Community Survey 2015

Alburgh & Grand Isle Residents- please take the time to fill out this survey! Your participation will help to strengthen resources within your community! Web survey powered by Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.


Our Fall Fest was a hit! Check out the pictures from our fun morning at the Library!


We can't wait to host our annual Fall Festival at the Library this month! Check out the flyer for more details!


Alburgh Public Library

It's storytime!


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Families, providers and community partners- help us spread the word about Let's Grow Kids Child Care Challenge Community Forum! Check out the flyer for details!


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We love this! With school beginning soon, and a couple of my friends recently welcoming third babies to the family, helping the older kids to learn to prepare their own meals and snacks has become a hot topic of conversation....


A few pictures from the NOTCH, Northern Tier Center for Health Fair!


How great are those crowns? We had such a fun time making them with all the kiddos at the NOTCH Health Fair! Thanks for having us!


Looking for a weekend activity for the family this fall? Check out the flyer below for details!


Join us this weekend at the NOTCH! We will be there- look for our Parent Child Center table full of fun activities for the kids and tons of resource sharing!

[08/13/15]   A reminder that there will be no playgroup today at the library! See you next week!

[06/11/15]   Playgroup will be CANCELLED next week due to our Shelburne Farms trip! See you at the Dunes on the 25th!


The Parent Child Center of NCSS

Our annual Family Appreciation Day is coming up...we'd love to have you there! Check out the flyer for more information!

[06/09/15]   We are excited to announce our friend Kurt Valenta will be leading yet another FREE Exordium Adventure Camp August 10th-14th! More information to come- to register, call Margaret Maley @ 393-6591 or [email protected]!


Check out the pictures from our Spring Event! We played, planted, and ate worms!!!


Northwestern Counseling & Support Services

Today’s tip for Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month is:

Take the time to ask pregnant and postpartum mothers how they are coping and feeling. Local resources for additional support can be found at the physician’s office, nursing visits from home health, a support group at the hospital, and home visiting by the NCSS Parent Child Center. Vermont Department of Health Northwestern Medical Center Franklin County Home Health Agency, Inc.
How are you doing today?


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[05/08/15]   A reminder that playgroup is CANCELLED next week, May 14th at the library. We apologize, but we will see you the following week for our Spring Event on May 21st from 9:30-11am! We will have tons of fun Spring crafts for your toddler to create, so join us!


Alburgh Public Library

StoryTime today at 10:30!




8 Industrial Park Rd
Alburg, VT