Black Lives Matter

Last week the world was witness to the brutal and senseless murder of another unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the hands of the police. Seeing the life fleeing Mr. Floyd’s body was painful and left a nation in grief. A pain and grief that has manifested in demonstrations across each of our 50 states […]

Spanish Language Institute

Check our different programs for each class. • Spanish 1 (Evening)• Conversational Spanish (Evening)• Spanish for Kids• Spanish Medical for Professionals   MEET OUR SPANISH TEACHERS Register Now

Celebrating The Grand Opening of the Spectrum Digital Education Lab

We are excited to announce that El Centro Hispano has been awarded a $25,000 Spectrum Digital Education Grant to open a digital learning lab, as part of a $5 million national commitment to digital education in Spectrum communities across the country. The learning lab will further El Centro’s mission to serve the Durham community through […]

reopening

El Centro Hispano offices reopen to public with restrictions due to coronavirus

With health and safety as our top priority, El Centro Hispano remains deeply committed to contain and prevent the spread of COVID-19. To help do that, we have implemented new procedures and adapted to new changes of life to maintain continuity while ensuring the safety of our employees and the general public.    El Centro […]

Facebook Lives

Facebook Lives: COVID-19 Resources in Spanish

We’re covering topics such as education, health, advocacy, and more on Facebook Lives in Spanish. Check out these great resources that will help our community to be informed and know how to navigate this pandemic. Thank you to all our partners for making these conversations possible! ***WE WILL KEEP UPDATING THIS LIST*** Health Link: Distanciamiento […]

Mother's Day

Sending a virtual hug this Mother’s Day

Dear El Centro Hispano friends, This Mother’s Day is a difficult one for our community. Over the past several weeks, we’ve received hundreds of calls and emails from moms asking for help. Whether it’s wondering how to pay rent or feed their children, being a mother has become even more complicated during the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Looking for Early Head Start and Head Start Programs?

You still have time to apply for Early Head Start y Head Start programs for your kids. These programs promote children’s development, support parents in their role as children’s primary caregivers, and help families make progress toward self-sufficiency. Children who attend Head Start demonstrate marked academic and social progress, and are more likely to enter kindergarten ready to […]

El Centro Hispano NC

Responding to the needs of our community

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 Crisis, El Centro Hispano has been responding to ourcommunity’s need by increasing and expanding services to ensure we are here for our community during thistough time. We have implemented new measures to expand our direct service, to address the community’s needfor resources, and created the El Centro Hispano COVID-19 […]

April is Fair Housing Month

You Have a Right to Equal Housing Opportunities It is against the law to discriminate against a renter or home buyer based on that person’s: Age (older than 40) Color Disability Familial status (having children) National origin Race Religion Sex Veteran’s status A Landlord or Housing Provider May Not Do the Following Refuse to rent […]