JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Community Education Center (MCEC) recently held the grand opening of the Families First Resource Center – Nissan Parkway. The mission of the Center is to stimulate employment through job readiness, support family financial stability, promote literacy, and increase graduation rates while continuing to support positive youth development, decreasing teen pregnancy rates, promoting positive father involvement, parenting education and parenting skills development.
Components of the new center include a training room, clothing closet for job readiness, education and literacy computer lab, hands-on skill development, literacy nook, and toy lending library. The Resource Center is located at 276 Nissan Pkwy, Bldg. B, Suite 200 & 300, Canton, Mississippi For more information, contact Alyssa Laubach, Media Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.FamiliesFirstforMS.org.