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]
Substance Abuse Education/Prevention
Family therapy offered to Cumberland County adolescents and theif families to address issues of substance abuse - school problems - juvenile problems - as well as other behavior problems. FFT is an evidence based model. Therapy is offered in client's home - one of more times per week as needed.
Alcohol and other substance abuse addiction is a preventable and treatable chronic disease. Intervention in the lives of people suffering from addiction through the family, education or workplace, criminal justice system and community-at-large works, and sustains recovery. Twelve Step groups play a key role in providing personal and group support, substance-free environment, and evidence-based strategies required for on-going abstinence in the lives of many people who recover from addiction.
Provides parenting education and other countywide drug prevention resources to children and families. Is available to provide after-school drug prevention programs, parenting skill development, and tobacco cessation/prevention. Coordinates the county-wide Red Ribbon Campaign, and serves as the county prevention coalition for children and families.
Provides services for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse to adolescents in the community. Parenting and family strengthening activities are offered. Substance abuse prevention services are offered. Substance abuse prevention services are offered to both adults and youth, significant others, and family members. Substance abuse treatment is offered to adolescents, both court adjudicated and non-adjudicated adolescents in Cumberland County.
This is an evidence based substance abuse alcohol model that engages communities in a comprehensive way toward developing and maintaining systems of care for at-risk and substance using youth; Reclaiming Futures is a nationally evaluated model (see www.reclaimingfutures.org) now being implemented in Cumberland County.
Offers general domestic and juvenile court information, agency referrals, case management, and specialized court programs for families in litigation. The Access & Visitation Program assists non-custodial parents with visitation issues. Safe Havens Supervised Visitation Center provides supervised visits and monitored exchanges to families with domestic violence issues or where there are concerns regarding child safety.
Drug Treatment Court (DTC) is a supervised treatment alternative designed to break the cycle of substance abuse and related crimes. The DTC supervises and assists chemically dependant, non-violent offenders with treatment in a rehabilitative environment monitored by the court.
Emergency financial assistance up to $200/year for prescription drugs, medical supplies, dental extractions, medical equipment, vision services, orthotics and prosthetics, and gas money for out-of-town medical appointments. Diabetic management services including monitoring clinics, classes, and exercise. Eat Smart, Move More, a program of healthy living taught to church or civic groups. Medical equipment loan: wheelchairs, walkers, bath assisting devices, bedside commodes, other. Closed for lunch from 12-1PM
Provides resources and tools to assist young children with disabilities to participate in daily activity with greater ease and independence. These tools range from simple aids to sophisticated equipment specifically designed to help children learn and develop.