The Family Focus Guide helps families and individuals, in and around the Fayetteville area, find resources in our community.

If you have a service-focused organization that serves families in the Fayetteville, Cumberland County area and would like to be listed, please email us at [email protected].

MENTORING/LIFE COACHING

Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County
Organization Name:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County
Program Description:

Promotes leadership, character, health, and career development while emphasizing social, cultural, and educational growth.

 

Address:
3475 Cumberland Road Fayetteville, NC 28304
Phone:
910-425-3852
Website:
Hours of Operation:
Monday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Counties Served:
Cumberland
Intensive Services Network
Organization Name:
Cumberland County CommuniCare, Inc.
Program Description:

This is an intensive, wrap-around program for high-risk, court involved youth that uses a restorative justice, personal responsibility and social/cognitive skills building approach.

Address:
109 Bradford Avenue Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone:
910-222-6081
Hours of Operation:
Monday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Counties Served:
Cumberland
Subjects Categories:
Operation Hero
Organization Name:
Armed Services YMCA
Program Description:

A mentoring program conducted at post-elementary schools that not only improves self-esteem and grades but also allows children to find there are “heroes” inside each of them. The program, which runs for 10 weeks a year, targets children from 6-12 years of age that are experiencing temporary difficulty in school, either socially or academically. Referred by teachers, parents, or school officials, the bi-weekly sessions provide after-school homework assistance and mentoring in a small group.

Address:
Bldg.2-2411 Rodney Trail Fort Bragg, NC 28307
Phone:
910-436-0500
Hours of Operation:
Monday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Counties Served:
Cumberland; Harnett; Hoke
Cumberland Residential and Employment Services Training (CREST)
Organization Name:
Cumberland Residential and Employment Services Training
Program Description:

Provides services for adults with developmental disabilities. Operates residential living facilities and day programs which provide job training and job placement; independent living skills instruction; and adult education classes.

Phone:
910-487-3131
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland County
Vocational Rehabilitation Program
Organization Name:
Fayetteville District Office - NC Division of Services for the Blind
Program Description:

Through a variety of programs, the agency provides rehabilitation services for individuals with vocational goals who are blind, visually impaired, deaf-blind, or multi-handicapped. Rehabilitation counselors work one-on-one with participants to determine which rehabilitation services are needed for them to become self-sufficient.

Phone:
910-486-1582
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland County
Independent Living Services
Organization Name:
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Program Description:

Assists severely disabled people in developing skills and making environmental changes that will enable them to live independently. Provides guidance and counseling, rehabilitation engineering, attendant care and attendant management training, home and vehicle modifications, housing information and placement assistance, and assists with certain equipment purchases. Serves Cumberland, Bladen, Harnett, Hoke, Sampson, Robeson, Moore, Scotland counties. Rehab goals are to help with return to work and maintaining job.

Phone:
910-486-1717
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland County
Independent Living Program
Organization Name:
Fayetteville District Office - NC Division of Services for the Blind
Phone:
910-486-1582
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland County
Deaf/Blind Services Program
Organization Name:
Fayetteville District Office - NC Division of Services for the Blind
Program Description:

Deaf-Blind Specialists provide services to meet the unique needs of persons who have hearing impairments in addition to blindness. These services help individuals to live independently in their homes and communities. Community Outreach Services might include: assessment of needs; referral, advocacy and support services; and consultation, education and training for the consumer, family members and other service providers.

Phone:
910-486-1582
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland County
Service Source
Organization Name:
Service Source
Program Description:

Employment Source provides vocational training and employment programs for adults with disabilities. They operate an in-house work facility that employs disabled adults, and also place individuals in meaningful employment with local businesses and government agencies in the community. They provide vocational evaluation, job placement, job seeking skills classes, and counseling. Job training areas are in hand assembly, packaging, groundskeeping, janitorial, clerical, industrial welding, and retailing. Workshop items are for sale at the thrift store. Also accepts donations of used computers. Donating an old monitor costs $10, to offset costs of disposing lead in the monitors.

Phone:
910-826-4699
Cumberland County Day Reporting Center
Organization Name:
Cumberland County Day Reporting Center
Program Description:

Provides GED preparation, employment assistance, life skills training, job preparation classes, survival skills and substance abuse treatment to non-violent offenders who are on probation

Phone:
910-323-6126
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland