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Contact Us

Main Office

1801 Miccosukee Commons Drive

Tallahassee, FL 32308

(850) 921-0772

Executive Director

Cecka Rose Green


Takila Brooks

Adoption Inquiries

Samantha Craske and Laquita Cohen-Dupree

CHS Events in
Big Bend – Tallahassee Area

No upcoming events at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

Services Offered


Considering adoption? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve been bringing families together through adoption since 1902. Adoption from foster care Hundreds of Florida children are waiting for a family to call theirs forever. You could turn their dream into a reality. Most of these children are older than age 7 and have brothers and […]

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Post-Adoption Support

Guiding families following adoption In Jacksonville, Palm Beach and Pensacola, our  team provides resources, guidance and counseling — including online counseling — to families following adoption. Our goal is to strengthen families and enable them to understand and effectively work through trauma that the children may have previously endured. We cater care to each family’s […]

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Child Welfare

CHS leads the way in serving children and families involved in the child welfare system. Just as important, we lead the way in changing how we serve children and families. Protecting Kids: Dependency Case Management Children unable to live safely at home find security, guidance and opportunity with CHS. Our first priority is always their […]

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Reimagining the future of foster care What is CaseAIM™? The winner of the 2016 Orlando Business Journal Tech IQ Award, CaseAIM™ addresses the key factor affecting outcomes for children in foster care: Case manager turnover. Bringing a new people, process and technology approach to case management, CaseAIM™ mobilizes the industry, allowing case managers to have […]

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Find hope Overwhelmed? Anxious? Angry? Sad? Struggling to make it through another day? You’re not alone. Counseling services through CHS can provide the help you’ve been longing for – for yourself, your child and your family. We all face challenges … and that’s OK. CHS empowers you to work through and overcome the roadblocks holding […]

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For Parents

Being a parent is tough Let’s do this together Kids don’t come with instruction manuals – and it can be overwhelming! But you can do this – and we’re here to support you. Learn more – complete this simple form and we’ll be in touch to serve you soon! I am pregnant or parenting 0-5 years-old: Learn […]

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Early Steps

Empowering families with children who have developmental delays When your child has a developmental delay, it can be scary, confusing and overwhelming. We’ll help navigate the challenges, celebrate the milestones and help your child reach his or her full potential. Qualifications Children ages 0-3 who have one of the following may participate in Early Steps […]

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For Teens

Turning 18 is a major milestone – exciting, maybe a bit scary. It’s the door that opens to your future: adulthood. Your future will be bright. We’re here to empower you to build the life you’ve dreamed of. If you’re at least 13 and in foster care, prepare for your future. Learn about Independent Living. […]

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Independent and Transitional Living

Opening doors to adulthood Our transitional living and independent living programs open doors to help youth in foster care and young adults exiting foster care pursue meaningful, productive futures as they realize their full potential. Who qualifies? Youth in foster care ages 13 to 23 may participate in independent living. Youth and young adults ages […]

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Children’s Advocacy Centers

Where healing begins Many kids who’ve suffered abuse or neglect find their first glimmer of hope at our Child Advocacy Center. In our warm, friendly center, child victims and their relatives take the first step toward healing. Our center is a safe place for children to talk about what happened with compassionate, trained counselors and […]

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Sabal Palm Elementary

Sabal Palm Elementary, A Community Partnership School brings together high-quality academics, health care, counseling, support, mentoring and more—all where students and their families are comfortable: in their own school. Core partners include Children’s Home Society of Florida, Leon County Schools, FAMU and FSU Primary Health. Questions? More information? Please contact Anna Kay Hutchison, Community School […]

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Local Board

  • Ellen Anderson
    Community Health Systems
  • Kyle Baltuch
    Florida Tax Watch
  • Lauren Byrd
    Florida Medical Association
  • Vickie Childers
    Community Volunteer
  • Michael Copeland
    Copeland Productions
  • Bethany Corum
    Capital City Bank
  • Betsy Couch, Past Chair
    Knight Creative Communities
  • Kyle Crilow
    Jordan Roper Crilow Financial Consulting Group of Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Lindsay Elliott, Chair
    Hill Spooner and Elliot, Inc
  • Adam Faurot
    TITUS Human Performance Solutions
  • Khari Fischer-Pratt
    State Attorney’s Office
  • Dr. Michelle Gayle
    Leon County Schools
  • Kimberly Gibbens
    Anchor Construction Group
  • Adria Harper
    Public Service Commission (State of Florida)
  • Taylore Maxey
    Florida Housing Finance Corporation
  • Warren Sumner
    First Commerce Credit Union
  • Kelli Walter
    Envision Credit Union
  • Maria Yealdhall
    BBT Trucking

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