Family Development Services

We invite you to get involved in the great work that we are doing at Family Development Services by becoming a partner, volunteer, or donor.

Our educational, community, and corporate partners are critical in helping us provide vital services such as pre-school education, teen parent counseling, health and nutrition services, fatherhood programs, and parent education. For information on partnering with Family Development Services, call 317-803-3803.

Our volunteer opportunities include the following: center support; administrative support, facility projects, self-assessment reviewer, nap time buddies, home school connection packet assembler and special projects. Per state licensing regulations, any person who donates more than 8 hours per month at a center is subject to the same requirements as our employees.  To find out more about volunteering at Family Development Services, contact our Community Liaison at 317-803-3803.

Donations. We receive a variety of support from the community, including in-kind donations from vendors in the form of special discounts and other tangible items such as school supplies. See our Wish List of needed items. If you wish to make a donation to our Head Start program, contact our Community Liaison at 317-803-3803. We also gratefully accept monetary gifts of any amount to our Head Start program. You may send a check or money order (payable to Family Development Services) to: Family Development Services, Finance Department, 3637 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208.