Our Mission


To provide leadership in the area of children’s mental health through education, awareness, support, and advocacy for families of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, mental and/or substance use disorders.

Our Vision


Our vision is to address the unique needs of children and youth with emotional, behavioral and mental disorders and their families that they may lead productive lives.

We Value


  • Each child and the importance of his/her family
  • The unique needs of families
  • Acceptance
  • A family-driven organization
  • Professionals’ skills and how they apply to our families
  • Collaboration
  • Access to support services
  • Cultural and linguistic competency


We offer training to caregivers and youth to empower them to be actively use their voice.


We offer caregivers and youth opportunities for social connectedness through community networks and mutual learning.


Parent and youth peer support reduce isolation and prejudice that many experience while seeking support.


As messengers of hope, we use our lived experience to support others as they navigate services for their children and to support youth and young adults on their recovery journey.

Contact Information


Federation of Families of SC
810 Dutch Square Blvd. Suite 486
Columbia, SC 29210

803-772-5210 – Office
866-779-0402 – Toll Free
803-772-5212 – Fax



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