Community Youth Services

Community Youth Services (CYS) has distinguished itself as a quality provider of youth and family prevention, early intervention, and substance abuse outpatient services. CYS has served tens of thousands of individuals in southern Broward County since 1999.

CYS programs are funded through grants and contracts with:

  • Broward Sheriff's Office
  • Children's Services Council (Broward County)
  • Department of Children and Families
  • Florida Department of Law Enforcement
  • Healthy Families of Broward County
  • Health Foundation of South Florida
  • Healthy Start Coalition of Broward County

CYS is an approved provider with Broward Schools for school based services.

Recognition and Awards

  • 2008
    DCF / FADAA "Best Practices" Award for New DAY Diversion Program
  • 2007
    Broward County Schools Partnership of the Year Award
  • 2005
    Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association "Best Practices" Award for Wrap Around
  • 2005
    Lamaze International Community Outreach Award for the Teen Parent Program
  • 2004
    Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Assoc. Best Practices" Award for "Focus on Families"
  • 2004
    EPIC Award Honoree for the Therapeutic After school Program at Whispering Pines
  • 2003
    Department of Juvenile Justice Prevention Program of the Year Award
  • 2002
    Broward County School Board Partnership of the Year Award
  • 2002
    Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association "Best Practices" Award for the TAP Program

CYS has developed a solid reputation throughout Broward County by carrying out the mission of MHS by providing the highest quality of service without regard to socioeconomic background.

For more information about Community Youth Services, please call 954-985-7000, ext 241.