The Family Support Project is a program within the Student and Family Support Services Department of the LBL ESD, offering services throughout Linn County.

Project Services Include:

  • Linking youth and families to valuable community resources;
  • Connecting youth with positive activities;
  • Assisting youth and families with support and problem solving;
  • Providing in-home parenting training;
  • Facilitating school-based skill building; both individually and in groups;
  • Referring families to counseling; including in-home family therapy; and
  • Collaborating with schools to support youth academic success.

To make a referral or request services, Ann Lavond, the Program Administrator for the Family Support Project. You may also complete and return the referral form below:

Family Support Project Referral Form

Family Support Liaisons

Melindy Hoeckle

Central Linn / Early Intervention / Harrisburg / ORCA:
Janda Grigsby

Monroe / ORCA / Santiam Canyon / Scio:
Christina Hoeckle

Peggy Ring

Alsea / Sweet Home:
Sarah Segar

More Information

Please download the Family Support Project Brochure below for more information:

Family Support Project Brochure