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CYDC Working to Prevent Child Abuse

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Carolina Youth Development Center Re-Accredited by Council on Accreditation

Carolina Youth Development Center Re-Accredited by Council on Accreditation

Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) recently received re-accreditation by the Council on Accreditation (COA), one of the main accrediting bodies for health and human service providers. While CYDC has maintained accreditation consecutively since 1980 as a Group Living Facility, this…

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CYDC Recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month

CYDC Recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month

Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) is joining child welfare advocates from around the country this month to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month. Advocates, elected officials, practitioners and families along with others across the nation raise awareness of the prevalence of…

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Strengthening Families Program

“There was a time when I just needed help. I didn’t know where to turn. My daughter was having a real hard time and I was helping take care of my grandchildren including taking them to school and because I…

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RFP – Prime Food Vendor

Charleston Orphan House, Inc. d/b/a Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) is seeking Proposals for a prime vendor to provide food products to be served as part of its food services program.

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LIVE 5 News: SC bill considered to create transitional foster care resources

The article below ran on Live 5 News on January 27, 2021. By Alexis Simmons| January 27, 2021 at 3:08 PM EST - Updated January 27 at 7:23 PM CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - South Carolina lawmakers are considering a bill that would…

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Carolina Youth Development Center still serving Lowcountry families after 230 years

Carolina Youth Development Center still serving Lowcountry families after 230 years

The below article was printed by the Post and Courier on January 2, 2021. By Rickey Ciapha Dennis Jr. rdennis@postandcourier.com Jan 2, 2021 NORTH CHARLESTON — South Carolina’s oldest nonprofit continues to meet the needs of Charleston area families centuries after…

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SC Ports Supports CYDC

SC Ports Supports CYDC

This week Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) was awarded a $1,000 grant from the South Carolina Ports Authority as a part of their Community Giving Program. CYDC was one of 55 grantees across South Carolina with the total of grants…

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In the News

LIVE 5 News: SC bill considered to create transitional foster care resources

The article below ran on Live 5 News on January 27, 2021. By Alexis Simmons| January 27, 2021 at 3:08 PM EST ...
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Carolina Youth Development Center still serving Lowcountry families after 230 years

The below article was printed by the Post and Courier on January 2, 2021. By Rickey Ciapha Dennis Jr. rdennis@postandcourier.com ...
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JLL supports long-time partner Carolina Youth Development Center

Team prepares special dinner party at the center and donates games for the children June 01, 2020 As the COVID-19 ...
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Commentary: Child welfare professionals show up to protect children even during pandemic

*Article originally appeared in the Post and Courier on May 26, 2020. BY BEVERLY HARDIN May 26, 2020 At the ...
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CCF: How the COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund is helping this group home care for more children amid coronavirus outbreak

On an average week, the Carolina Youth Development Center admits one new child to its group homes in North Charleston ...
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