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47,000 Children & Families Helped

Our programs, services and initiatives serve all families across Palm Beach County – from Boca Raton to Belle Glade, from those expecting a baby to those raising a teen.

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680 Organizations funded

Funding from the Council helps support nearly 680 organizations across Palm Beach County, including local agencies, grassroots nonprofits, child care sites and more.

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28,000 Early Care, Afterschool & Summer Camp Scholarships Awarded

Working families receive scholarships to help cover the cost of child care and afterschool for their children – freeing up dollars for other vital needs like food, housing and medicine.

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18,000 Mothers & Young Children Served

Our Healthy Beginnings programs are specifically designed to prepare families for a new baby, and help young children reach their developmental milestones so they are ready for school.

Mother and Daughter

Children’s Services Council looks at a child holistically – building on strengths while understanding challenges. This perspective goes a long way in helping not just one child succeed, but our whole county thrive.

Read Story: Council Update: Board approves re-imagining early childhood education system

Staff proposed long-term changes to its Quality Improvement System, called Strong Minds, over…

Read Story: Council approves rolling back tax rate for 2022-23 fiscal year

The Council’s revenue will remain the same despite the reduction in the rate, allowing it to…

Read Story: Council Update: Council proposes rolling back tax rate for 2022-23 fiscal year

The Council’s revenue would remain the same despite the reduction in the rate.

 

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Father holding son in arms

By working hand-in-hand with residents, nonprofits and local governments, Children’s Services Council has knit together a network of creative thinkers and leaders. Their No. 1 goal? Lifting up all of our community’s youth.

Trusted Tips. Expert Advice. Local Resources.

EveryParent

We know that anyone caring for a child needs parenting tips from time to time. Amy, mom of twin toddlers, shares how the EveryParent app provides helpful tips along with local resources and things to do for parents and grandparents in Palm Beach County.

Android app on Google play  Download on the Apple App Store