Agency Partners & Services Funded

If you need services for your child or youth, below is a list of CCRB-funded service providers. Start with the category, (for example, Counseling) and read the description for the services offered or follow the link to their website for more specific information about individual programs and services. Services funded through the CCRB are available for children residing in St. Charles County, regardless of income or insurance status.  Additional services may be available that are funded through other sources.

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Finding the right program for your child or youth can be a confusing or difficult process.  For assistance please call the 24/7 Youth Connection Helpline 1-844-985-8282 or 314-819-8802. This local helpline is managed by Behavioral Health Response (BHR) and is staffed by mental health professionals.  You can download a printable 2021 Behavioral Health & Substance Use Treatment Services brochure, which lists the specific programs funded through the CCRB.

To better serve our population, some services are offered in Spanish or using interpretive services for other languages.  Agencies providing this are indicated it the lists below.

Thirty-two agencies providing services to St. Charles County children have been awarded grants for 2021.  These services include:

Individual, Family and Group Counseling
The Child Center, Inc., therapeutic counseling services for children who have experienced physical or sexual abuse
Center for Behavioral Health – University of Missouri-St. Louis, psychological evaluations
• Eleventh Circuit Court offers court-ordered therapeutic, supervised parent-child visitation services through Youth In Need
Epworth Children & Family Services provides intensive, home-based family therapy; psychological evaluations; multi-language interpretive services available
FamilyForward offers individual, family, and group counseling provided in-home and in-office for children with trauma histories; trauma assessments and psychological evaluations with individualized recommendations and ongoing consultation
LINC St. Charles County, counseling and music therapy for children who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness
Lutheran Family Children’s Services provides school and office-based individual and family therapy; Spanish-language therapist available
Megan Meier Foundation, individual counseling and resource center for youth impacted by bullying and cyberbullying; school-based group therapy
Saint Louis Counseling, individual and family therapy; Love & Logic parent education classes
Youth In Need, office and school-based individual, group, and family therapy for ages 3-19

Home, School and Community-Based Services
Big Brothers Big Sisters, comprehensive mentoring and wraparound support for youth, ages 5-18
Boys & Girls Club of St. Charles County, prevention-based after school and summer programs focused on helping youth achieve academic success, live healthy lifestyles, and develop good character
CHADS for Mental Health,  school-based counseling support to students and staff, including one-to-one crisis counseling for students who are identified as at-risk for suicide, as well as those students who are suffering from depression or anxiety; Social-Emotional Well Being (SEW) Mentoring for students who have difficulty regulating their emotions and social skills
Community Council of St. Charles County, provides Coordinated Entry, a centralized and coordinated housing crisis response system that incorporates initial triage, diversion, intake, assessments, and follow-up; Spanish language services available
Compass Health Network, early detection and prevention of emerging school adjustment difficulties for students K-3; school-based mental health support; and intensive home-based support services for caregivers with a child who has a mental health condition; multi-language interpretive services available
F.A.C.T. (Family Advocacy and Community Training),  parent and caregiver support services for families with a child diagnosed with a mental health condition in conjunction with Compass Health Network’s Partnership with Families program
Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition, comprehensive programs for foster and adoptive caregivers include 24/7 crisis support and parenting education; educational advocacy; and kinship placement for children in foster care
Gateway Human Trafficking, community and parent education presentations focused on human trafficking awareness and prevention
NAMI St. Louis, psycho-education and support classes for caregivers of a child living with a mental health condition
Nurses for Newborns, in-home nursing visits which promote healthcare, education and positive parenting skills for pregnant mothers and mothers of infants up to age 2; multi-language interpretive services available
Saint Louis Crisis Nursery, delivers critical home and community-based child abuse and neglect prevention interventions to families at risk for child abuse or neglect; Spanish language services available
Saints Joachim & Ann Care Service, programs to end homelessness and hunger by ensuring that basic needs of children and their families are met including a stable, sanitary and safe place to call home
TREE House of Greater St. Louis,  equine-assisted therapy for youth with a wide range of emotional, social or psychological issues related to bullying, trauma, at-risk youth, and/or relational issues
United Services for Children, early childhood education support services for children from 18-36 months, who have been diagnosed with a developmental disability or delay
Temporary Shelter Services for Runaways
Youth In Need, a youth crisis shelter for youth ages 10-19 years
Respite Care Services
Bethany Christian Services, home-based respite care for children
Community Living, Inc., center-based respite for youth with developmental disabilities and a mental health condition
Saint Louis Crisis Nursery, a 24/7 emergency care for children ages 0-12, includes a wellness assessment, therapy, and linkage to family supports; 3 locations
Outpatient Substance Use Treatment
Preferred Family Healthcare, comprehensive support for drug and alcohol use treatment; includes evaluation, therapy, and education; multi-language interpretive services available
Services to Teen Parents
Our Lady’s Inn Maternity Homes, long-term residential program for pregnant women and their children who are homeless
The Sparrow’s Nest Maternity Home, long-term residential program for pregnant teens which includes education, therapy, and case management
Youth In Need, provides individual and group support for pregnant and parenting youth up to age 19; services include support from a therapist and registered nurse, access to resources, pregnancy/delivery/parenting support, and childbirth classes
Crisis Interventions
Behavioral Health Response (BHR), 24/7 crisis intervention helpline for youth and their families; services include assessments, referrals, service linkage, and mobile outreach, and community presentations
LINC St. Charles County, emergency services for families and children at risk for homelessness or in crisis, including counseling, music therapy, child care, and housing assistance
NAMI St. Louis, provides Crisis Intervention Training for Law Enforcement Officers
Saint Louis Counseling, crisis intervention counseling for parochial schools and some public schools
The Child Center, Inc., a Child Advocacy Center providing forensic interviews and advocacy services for children reporting allegations of sexual and physical abuse
Youth In Need, provides mobile street outreach and support for youth in crisis; community presentations about the Safe Place network
Outpatient Psychiatric Services
Saint Louis Counseling, outpatient psychiatric treatment including medication management
School-Based Prevention Services
CHADS Coalition for Mental Health, suicide prevention presentations for students in grades 5-12
Compass Health Network, violence prevention programs for students in grades K-8
Kids Under Twenty One (KUTO), suicide prevention for grades 6-12; suicide awareness training for adults working with youth
NAMI St. Louis, teaches about the warning signs of mental health conditions and what steps to take if you or a loved one are showing symptoms of a mental health condition
Preferred Family Healthcare, substance use prevention through a school-based, multi-tiered continuum program for students in grades K-12; multi-language interpretive services available
The Child Center, Inc., child sexual abuse prevention for youth; Mandated Reporter training for adults working with youth
ThriVe St. Louis, interactive risk-avoidance, sexual education presentations promoting healthy relationships for students in grades 6-12

Transitional Living Services
Youth In Need, transitional living program for males and females, ages 16 to 21, which helps teens learn the basic independent life skills necessary to be independent and lead productive lives.

For more resources, visit for more detailed descriptions of many of the programs listed above along with other program services that exist in our community.  You may search by service category, population, and zip code.

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