BLOG

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…

Do you Remember Me?

Date: Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Summary: Healthy Start Teen Case Manager Marie Brown was recently reminded how just one simple interaction with a youth can change their life in the best possible way. more…

GROUP DONATES FUNDS FOR CHILD SAFETY SEATS

Date: Thursday, August 25, 2016
Summary: To ensure that our families can still have access to safe and suitable car seats for their children, the Children’s Services Council of St. Lucie County has allocated funding for 310 car seats to our local Safe Kids Coalition. The Safe Kids Coalition will handle the distribution and installation of those seats for qualifying families. more…

Spotlights

   

find a program