Center on the Family

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Established in the late 1990s, is the gateway to positive living for students and their families. This unique structure is all about family – the TSU family and the constituents it serves. The Center On The Family takes seriously the University’s “special purpose designation” by providing high-quality programs and projects that support TSU’s recruitment efforts leading toward graduation. The Center focuses on: “Planting Seeds for Success and Educating for Life: Helping Families to Overcome Identified Barriers that may impede Productive Living.”

Primary Purpose

  • Serve as an outreach center for the education and positive development of children, youth and families.
  • Serve as a site for the development and dissemination of instructional and self-help materials.
  • Act as a linkage/networking vehicle between the university and the community.
  • Conduct research and generate data on families and children.


  • Aging and Intergenerational Resources
  • Crisis Intervention Unit
  • Open Access Computer Laboratory
  • Parent-Child Learning Laboratory
  • W.R. Banks Child Development Laboratory
  • Work Study Opportunities Programv
PCLL Child Care Rates
Weekly – $125.00
PCLL Reserves the right to change rates, with notice

Hours of Operation
7:30AM – 5:30PM (Fall & Spring)
7:30AM – 5:00PM (Summer Camp)

For More Information, Contact:
Wendy Cornelius, Director

LaVala Norman, Administrative Assistant