The Crosby-Garfield Building is owned and operated by Wake County Government and houses county services that work in partnership with several community organizations. The building has a strong history as a hub for services for Southeast Raleigh. In the past 20 years, "Crosby" has been a school for African-American students and housed health programs and clinics. It currently houses programs for children, youth, and families.

What services are located in the Crosby-Garfield Building now?

Learning Together  North Carolina-licensed 5-Star Center, NAEYC-accredited developmental day preschool serving 113 children, both with and without disabilities, ages 18 months to 5 years old

Head Start Program – serving 179 children with federally funded programs for low-income children, and providing child care, education and social services

4-H Cooperative Extension – offering clubs, staff-led programs and projects, summer camps, teen programs, leadership experiences and after-school programs

Public computer access is available in the lower level of the Crosby-Garfield Building. Enter the building at entrance "E" and turn left to use the computers. Printing is also available during business hours.
GoTriangle Youth Passes are available in the lower level of the Crosby Garfield Center at the front desk in Entrance "E." Youth ages 13–18 can come in with proof of age (copy of your birth certificate, a valid school ID, license or other government-issued ID) and a completed application to obtain a pass and ride GoRaleigh, GoDurham, GoCary and GoTriangle buses for free! Applications are also available at the front desk or print one out here.

Crosby Community Outreach:

Social and Economic Vitality  A community-based initiative designed to positively impact Wake County's underserved communities in priority areas of health, education, employment and opportunities for community leadership and civic engagement

Middle Class Express – This free human capital development program uses life coaching to help clients develop their 5-year plan and empower them to reach their goals in areas such as finances, employment, healthy lifestyle, and family and community.

Family Services – The Family Services Program works with families in Wake County when help is needed with skill development, decision making and problem solving. Workers help families identify their strengths, needs and help to reach their goals.