"Empowering Youth & Building Strong Families for a Brighter Tomorrow"
Helping families achieve resilience & wellbeing.
CDS continues to help youth and families in our communities. Our mission has only been possible due to or dedicated top industry professionals with over +35 years of experience.
Interface Youth Program
A short- term residential program
Is your child skipping school, sneaking out, having poor influences, poor communication skills, defiant, or running away?
STOP NOW AND PLAN
Do you want your child to learn impulse control, anger management and more valuable skills?
Family Action Program
Is your child experiencing poor influences, behavior problems, unexplained anger, defiance, conflicts at home, disrespect, or refusal to follow household rules?
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Our Prevention programs: "Too Good for Drugs," "Too Good for Violence," and "Project Success" is hosted in Elementary and Middle schools throughout Alachua County and Levy County.
Our Independent Living counselors equip Foster Care Certified youth with life skills education such as money management, nutrition, planning for higher education, and career development.
CDS sponsors the Safe Place program that provides youth with a Safe place to go in time of need. Are you a school looking to teach kids about available safe place resources in the area or an organization/ company looking to become a Safe Place site?