Family Connections supports and educates families and early childhood professionals to promote healthy child development and strengthen communities.
We are a 501(c)(3) organization
The Family Connections Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Colleen Steinbruecker has accepted the position of Executive Director at Family Connections. In this role, Colleen will provide the overall direction and leadership in managing the affairs of our three-county agency. Steinbruecker earned her, Bachelor of the Arts Degree…View more
Ashleigh Monticello is from Rapid River, a small town in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. She grew up around sports, family, and the outdoors. Family is Ashleigh’s foundation, and she keeps family very close to her heart. Ashleigh graduated Cum Laude from Lakeland University in 2016 with her Bachelor of…View more
ALICE is an acronym for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed- households that earn more than the Federal Poverty Level, but less than the basic cost of living. Connections is a program that assists families with their financial needs to pay for the cost of child care. Payments support child care…View more
Family Connections, Inc. is a Child Care Resource & Referral Agency serving Sheboygan, Manitowoc, & Fond du Lac Counties. Family Connections began in the late 1980’s as an outreach service of the Sheboygan Wellness Association, which was affiliated with First Congregational Church of Christ.
The Wellness Association’s main emphasis was on providing programming to educate the community in Sheboygan County on health and other wellness issues. In 1988, the organization restructured itself to reflect its growing focus on issues affecting families.