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@example.com.
Gang Resistance Education And Training (G.R.E.A.T.) is an evidence-based and effective gang and violence prevention program built around school-based, law enforcement officer-instructed classroom curricula. The Program is intended as an immunization against delinquency, youth violence, and gang membership for children in the years immediately before the prime ages for introduction into gangs and delinquent behavior.
The School Resource Officers, with the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, provide the students that attend Cumberland County Schools in the 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th grade, a program that teaches them how to deal with peer pressure, conflict resolution, and communication skills between other students and adults.The Sheriff's Office also has a summer camp that is free of charge to participants. Registration is done through the Cumberland County School System, and the number of students is limited to 80. If interested, please contact the elementary school that your child attends. Only children from 4th and 5th grade are eligible to attend.
Provides services for youth and families who have, or are likely to, come into contact with the legal system in a multi-agency collaborative manner at a single location.Best suited for: at-risk children, early offending and/or misdemeanor offenders, diversions from Juvenile Court, and those youth under supervision contracts at the Intake phase of court involvement. Also provides parent education &training classes, Youth Enrichment Seminars, and summer youth workshops.
Provides an appropriate educational and recreational summer program for children, adolescents, and young adults diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder for approximately 5-6 weeks.