A victim of her parents' addictions, Melanie was in and out of foster care beginning at 7 years old. With no sense of stability, Melanie felt lost, confused and alone.
When Melanie joined our Children's Home Society of Florida family as a teenager, she found hope. “I finally felt people cared,” she says. Read more.
Every year, we help more than 11,000 kids and families in the Okeechobee/Treasure Coast area. We create happier tomorrows for children. We guide teens like Melanie toward brighter futures.
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