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Play Cousins Collective

Building villages around our children.

Play Cousins Collective is a Black-led, intergenerational collective of moms, dads, aunts, uncles, cousins (and play cousins!) building villages of support around our children. Everyone can bring something to the cookout; what will you bring?

Our Mission

To build villages around 
our children.

Our Vision

A world where children are 
free to live, play, and prosper.

PCC is an Afrocentric family resource institute that nurtures a community of care around Black families in Louisville, Kentucky. We are building a village around our children through...

  1. Resource Sharing

  2. Advocacy

  3. Support Groups

  4. Community Programs

  5. Village Programs

Circle Time

Program to help parents monitor their child’s early development and ensure they’re on track kindergarten success.

Elementary Innovation

Parents and children ages 6-10 gather monthly while children engage in Play Cousins programming while adults share their experiences, resources and needs around parenting.

Coming of Age

Coming Of Age is a support circle for parents of teenage children ages 15-18. 

Village Programming

Healing Circle for men of color to share their collective experiences.

Brother 
Healing Brother

Healing Circle for men of color to share their collective experiences.

Soul Sisters 
Healing Circle

Healing Circle for women of African heritage co-facilitated by Black female mental health care providers.
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Testimonials

Play Cousins has been community, sisterhood, ancestral, love, enrichment, and a home away from home!!! Thank you guys for being who you are. I am because you are!!!!

–Parents

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