Family Assistance Through Community Ties (FACT)

The objective of the FACT program is to provide all children with a safe and supportive environment, in order to optimize their learning experience. This is accomplished by maximizing the use of resources throughout our community and bringing them into the school to provide a strong circle of support for the children and their families.


What services are available?

  • Parent Workshops
  • Parents as Teachers
  • Referral and assistance in locating community services relating to the following:
    • Housing
    • Family Counseling
    • Clothing
    • Emergency Assistance
    • Recreational Activities
    • Medical Services
  • And much, much more

Who is eligible to use the services?

FACT services are available to the families who have children in the following schools:

Decatur City Schools: Austinville Elementary, Banks-Caddell Elementary, Brookhaven Middle School, Frances Nungester Elementary, Somerville Road Elementary, West Decatur Elementary, and Woodmeade Elementary

Morgan County Schools Program will begin in August 2013 in the following schools: Lacey’s Spring Elementary, Sparkman Elementary, Falkville Elementary, and Falkville High School