CSC’s Family Services division connects families to the resources and support systems they need to develop supportive and strong family units.

For families under stress or in crisis, CSC provides comprehensive assessments, referrals, case management, and short-term therapy in order to prevent violence and strengthen households.

Services include:

  • Home-based visitation
  • Family advocacy
  • Family group decision making meetings
  • Truancy prevention and intervention
  • Parenting education and parental support

Working Together

CSC works with a variety of service providers to network in support of residents by facilitating access to:

  • Housing and utilities assistance
  • Employment assistance
  • Mental health services
  • Emergency provision of food and clothing

CSC offers programming to prevent child abuse and neglect by equipping parents and community members with information and skills to help provide safe homes and communities for all children.  Further, CSC offers parenting support groups to residents throughout the District.

How has CSC impacted my life?

CSC helped me to find solid ground in my life. The folks at CSC helped me to sort through some things I didn’t think I’d be able to overcome.

Anonymous Client

The most important thing to me is keeping my family happy and healthy. CSC helped me get a job and feed my family and I can’t express how grateful I am for that.

Anonymous Client