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Our Mission

2010 Celebrate 30 years of supportive services


o improve the quality of life of low-income and disadvantaged families, that will ultimately increase the number of children succeeding in school with hope for the future and reduce child abuse and neglect through year-round transformation/life-skill workshops  and individual coaching.


Parklands Community Center is a community-based organization with a past firmly planted in success through years of accomplishments and commitment to residents living east of the river in Washington, D.C.

Over the years, PCC’s services and programs have made it possible for children, youth and parents to have positive and clear choices that improved their standard of living.

Through perseverance and longevity PCC has developed many branches of year-round programming for children, youth and adults; community festivals; city-wide family strengthening conferences; computer training; family bonding activities; parenting workshops; youth leadership training; life-skills workshops and family strengthening support services.

We strive to prepare our clients to meet the evolving challenges and expectations of society. We listen and stay abreast of societal changes to understand the needs of our clients."

-Brenda H. Jones
Executive Director

Parklands Community Center
1901 Mississippi Avenue, SE
Washington D.C.,  20020

Office: (202) 678-6500
Fax: (202) 889-0063