The Family Child Learning Center located in Tallmadge, Ohio is a training and research program dedicated to helping children with learning disabilities and their families. The Family Child Learning Center (FCLC) is collaboration between Kent State University and Akron Childrenrsquos Hospital, and has been providing innovative services to young children with developmental disabilities since 1980.
The FCLC is dedicated to providing developmental services to young children with developmental concerns and their families. The FCLC does this by training parents, professionals, and students. FCLC utilizes quality programs, behaviors, and experiences that meet the needs of young children with developmental concerns.
FCLC conducts research on what practices and training are successful in enhancing development in young children and then is able to use that research to promote innovative ways to help children with developmental concerns.
Finally, FCLC works with similar organizations and the established early intervention system to promote constant improvement in services to children and their families.