Embrace Families Solutions
Every child has a safe, stable, loving home and a path to a bright future. We are champions for children. In collaboration with our partners, we empower children and families to transform their lives through innovative, community-driven solutions.
Embrace Families Solutions was formed in 2013 as a separate agency from Embrace Families. with a mission to improve the lives of vulnerable children and their families, Embrace Families Solutions is committed to advancing programs that complement the child welfare system and/or fill critical gaps in the community-wide system of care for vulnerable populations.
Visit our Central Florida Foundation portrait to learn more about our goals, impact and plans for the future.
Learn more Embrace Solutions programs:
Children's Advocacy Center, Osceola
Children’s Advocacy Center, Osceola (CAC Osceola) provides a safe haven and comprehensive services for children who are victims of child sexual and physical abuse and their non-offending family members.
To learn more about Children’s Advocacy Center Osceola, click here.
Pathways to Home
Pathways to Home (PTH) is a collaborative effort among community non-profit agencies, faith-based organizations and individuals to eliminate child homelessness in Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties.
To learn more about Pathways to Home, click here.
Public Allies Central Florida
In partnership with the AmeriCorps national service network, Public Allies Central Florida (PACF) trains young leaders to become values-based leaders that focus on a just and equitable society for all. These young leaders, called Allies, are placed in non-profit agencies throughout Central Florida.
To learn more about Public Allies Central Florida, click here.
High School High Tech
Funded by the Able Trust in partnership with Embrace Families, High School High Tech (HSHT) encourages young adults in foster care to explore careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related fields – with the goal of increasing participation in educational, vocational and employment-related activities.
To learn more about High School High Tech, click here.
Seminole System of Care
The Seminole System of Care (SSOC) mental health grant is focused on improving mental health outcomes for youth up to age 21 with serious emotional disturbances, along with supporting their families.
To learn more about Seminole System of Care, click here.
Mental Health Awareness Grant
In 2018, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA) of the Department of Health and Human Services awarded Embrace Families Solutions with a three-year grant to provided trainings to help raise mental health awareness primarily targeting adults working with youth between the ages of 13 and 18. We aim to do this by providing a variety of mental health related trainings throughout Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties.
To learn more about the Mental Health Awareness Grant, click here.
Board Chair, Embrace Families Solutions
Vice President, Embrace Families Solutions
Executive Director, Children’s Advocacy Center, Osceola