EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

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Hillsborough County Public Schools

Main Phone: (813) 272-4788

Call Hotlines:

  • eLearning Support: (813) 272-4785
  • Technology Support: (813) 272-4786
  • Mental Health Support: (813) 272-4787

https://www.sdhc.k12.fl.us/

Florida Department of Education 

The Florida Department of Education can help you to find useful information about Bright Futures Scholarships, Financial Aid, Career and Adult Education, GED Testing and more! Visit their directory at  https://www.fldoe.org/contact-us/

Hillsborough County Public Library

Find a library near you so you can get a library card, enroll in a summer reading program, and have access to free virtual events! They can also assist with passport services, online classes, research, grants, fundraising and more!

Visit: https://hcplc.org/

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RCMA is now offering open-enrollment in the Ruskin and Wimauma areas for 3-5 year-olds for the RCMA School Readiness program.

They are also accepting application for the Migrant Head Start program for children ages 0-5.

Must call to register:

(813) 672- 5322 (Wimauma)

(813) 671-5281 (Ruskin)

or e-mail Miguel Fuentes at:  miguel@rcma.org

Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County

For over 15 years, the Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County has been working collaboratively with agencies throughout the community to provide a wide spectrum of early learning services. Their mission is to ensure children have futures full of possibility.

Their lobby is open for families by appointment only. Appointments will be available Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Find more information here.

Staff are available to answer your phone call at 813-515-2340, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Find the perfect care for your child and access the local community resources your family needs by contacting the Family Services team.

Address:
6302 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL 33619
Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
3rd Friday of every month
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Find Care Now!

Interested in taking a Digital Literacy Course or getting your GED? 

The Wimauma Opportunity Center is offering FREE courses! See class listings below for details: 

Digital Literacy: Tuesday and Thursday 6-8pm at Mount Moriah Church in Wimauma

Digital Literacy: Saturday 10am-12pm at Mount Moriah Church in Wimauma

GED (in Spanish): Monday and Wednesday 6-9pm at Mount Moriah Church in Wimauma

Contact:
Leslie Valdivia
leslie.valdivia@enterpringlatinas.org
813-699-5811

FIRST HUG Program

(Ages 0-middle school)

First Hug is a child-centered program ensuring that Hillsborough County children are ready to learn and succeed and provides wraparound preventative services to alleviate family stress. First Hug is a home visitation and case management program specially designed for families struggling with homelessness with children birth through middle school. Home visitation and personalized case management assure children are ready for school and provide parents with tools to advocate for their child and connect to school and safety resources.

Visit their website for more information or to apply for care: https://www.metromin.org/our-work/family-support/

(Ask for Marjorie Gonzalez, Bilingual Family Advocate for assistance in Spanish or register at the link below)

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