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Faces of CSC: The Hyndman Family

Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014
Summary: The parent-child playgroups provided by Helping People Succeed offer more than just a time to interact with your child, it builds a foundation for parents and children of a support system here in our community through programs supported by the Children's Services Council. more…

Dr. Seuss Day at Northport K-8

Date: Monday, March 3, 2014
Summary: Ashley was invited to read to two classrooms at Northport K-8 to celebrate Dr. Seuss Day with Americorps and Big Brothers Big Sisters. more…

Success Story: Big Brothers Big Sisters

Date: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Summary: We met De and Kristina a couple years ago, but their story is worth sharing again. more…

Faces of CSC: The Hmamly Family

Date: Friday, December 20, 2013
Summary: Early Steps provides early intervention services to children and their families residing in St. Lucie, Palm Beach, Martin, Indian River and Okeechobee Counties. Early Steps is an early intervention program that offers services to eligible children, birth to 36-months, with significant developmental delays or a condition likely to result in a developmental delay. more…

November is National Adoption Month

Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Summary: “All too often, people think of cute, cuddly babies when they think of adoption,” said Frank Avilla, adoption marketing specialist for Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS). “In truth, there are many older children in foster care who need nurturing and loving homes. These aren’t bad kids. Most of the children are intelligent, funny, outgoing, and full of character. They are brave and full of hopes and dreams for a brighter future that includes a family that loves them.” more…

Success Story: Supporting Families in Crisis

Date: Monday, October 14, 2013
Summary: When times are tough, it’s nice to know that there are community resources available to help families like the Hibiscus Children’s Center’s Supporting Families In Crisis program. more…

Radio Show Recap: October 8 - Teen Life Choices

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Summary: Today we had Taree Glanville and Alicia Moore from Children’s Home Society’s Teen Life Choices program on to discuss their work in the middle and high schools with teaching teens about healthy decision making and teen wellness. more…

Faces of CSC: The Gardners

Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Summary: The Children's Services Council of St. Lucie County provides afterschool and summer programs, like the one helping these grandparents care for their grandchildren, and reinforcing the importance of education and empowering them to embrace their opportunities. more…

Faces of CSC: DeVoshay

Date: Friday, August 23, 2013
Summary: DeVoshay Johnson thought that his fate was sealed at 11 years old. Growing up in poverty, with five siblings to care for, he had accepted the limitations he thought were placed on his life. All of that changed when one day he stepped into the Save Our Children program and met Pastor Kenny Mills. This afterschool program gave him the hope, and the resolve that he needed to move up and move on with his life. more…

Letter from a Parent - Baby Steps Playgroup

Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Summary: Parents often need a place to allow their young children to interact with others and to share in adult conversations. Read this recent letter from a mom who wrote us about Helping People Succeed's Baby Steps Playgroup. more…

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