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Local program provides life changing behavior support to young student

Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Summary: Early intervention for behavior issues can sometimes change the trajectory for a child and his family. The Help Me Behave program at Helping People Succeed helps some of our youngest residents learn how to manage their behaviors in the classroom. more…

Local afterschool program finds student's talents and skills, helps him pursue dreams

Date: Thursday, August 30, 2018
Summary: Children's Services Council of St. Lucie County provides local programs that help make sure every baby is a healthy baby, keep kids off the streets, reduce child abuse and neglect, and help kids stay in school and off drugs and alcohol. To learn more visit cscslc.org. more…

School Bus & School Zone Safety

Date: Friday, August 3, 2018
Summary: Schools starts in just one week! Take note of these important tips from the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. more…

COUNCIL SUPPORTS PROGRAMS TO KEEP KIDS OFF THE STREETS THIS SUMMER

Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Summary: To help make sure kids are off the streets and engaged in positive activities this summer, the Children’s Services Council has provided expansion opportunities for programs serving children in St. Lucie County. more…

Council recognizes Trauma Informed Care Specialist

Date: Friday, April 13, 2018
Summary: April 2018's Community Impact Award winner is Dorothy Oppenheiser from Tykes & Teens. more…

Dear BRAIN Program,

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018
Summary: One mom wrote... more…

Mentoring Matters

Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017
Summary: For as little as one hour per week, you can provide the foundation for a local child to be successful in school and beyond. more…

ST. LUCIE COUNTY JOINS MOVEMENT TO BOOST CHILDREN’S LITERACY

Date: Friday, August 4, 2017
Summary: The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR) announced this week that St. Lucie County is one of forty-five new communities have joined their nationwide movement to ensure early school success for children from low-income families. more…

Champion for Children: Adrienne Huggins - PACE Center for Girls

Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Summary: For ten years, the Children’s Services Council was fortunate enough to have the leadership and guidance of the ultimate Champion for Children, past executive director, Kathryn Basile. Ms. Basile established the Champion for Children award to recognize those in St. Lucie County. Five years ago, the recognition was renamed the Kathryn Basile Champion for Children award to honor the spirit, enthusiasm, and commitment Ms. Basile had to our children and families, setting the standard by which all will be measured. more…

Our Stories: Coping with Grief

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Summary: The Youth and Family program at Treasure Coast Hospice was designed to help family members cope with the loss of a loved one. For one young girl, their support made all the difference. more…

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