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Children's Home Society of Florida
Last updated on March 1, 2016

CHS Mission:
Embracing Children, Inspiring Lives

CHS Vision:
We envision Children's Home Society of Florida as a state and national leader in providing high quality community-based solutions to meet the needs of individuals, families, and communities.

Children's Home Society's original purpose was to find loving, adoptive homes for infants and children who had been orphaned, but the agency has been pro-active in addressing the changing needs of children and families in each community. Services currently offered in Palm Beach County focus on adoption, child abuse and neglect prevention and intervention, and help for runaway and troubled teens.

The South Coastal Division is one of fourteen divisions that make up Children's Home Society (CHS) of Florida, the state's oldest and largest non-profit agency working for the betterment of children. Since 1902, CHS has been working to build strong families for Florida's children. The South Coastal Division, established in 1964, serves all of Palm Beach County. During the past year, more than 24,000 children and families participated in one or more of the division's services.

Contact person: Jane Snell, Volunteer Coordinator, (561) 868-4359, (email)

Office fax number: (561) 868-4497


 3333 Forest Hill Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
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 Take I 95 to Forest Hill Blvd. Go West approximately one mile. Turn right just past Cushman's Fruit. Children's Home Society is directly across from the Palm Beach County School Board building.

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Last updated on March 1, 2016

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Children's Home Society of Florida 5 Overall Experience    Experience rating

 i helped with watching the children and although i was there for just 2 hours the staff and the babies were great the staff were very friendly and the babies were well behaved, i think this is a great program i learned that you can trust peole with your kids there are so many bad things happening to young girlsand thier babies now a days that it's nice to see nice people are helping too it was a great experience and i'm gonna go back and help more thank you pat k.
posted by PATRICIAK on October 8, 2003
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