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Community Connections with the Children's Services Council of St. Lucie County

Community Connections with the Children's Services Council of St. Lucie County

By Sean Boyle
Through a partnership with the local radio station, 104.5 The Flame, the Children's Services Council presents a weekly radio show/podcast called Community Connections. Chief Executive Officer Sean Boyle and Chief Operating Officer Ashley Mock host the show each Sunday morning at 10 a.m. The goal of the show is to connect children and families to resources that they may not know are available to them in our community.
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April 12th - conversation with Boys and Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County

Community Connections with the Children's Services Council of St. Lucie County

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S22E29 - Tykes & Teens
Join Sean and Ashley as they chat with CSC partners at Tykes & Teens.
30:16
August 07, 2022
S22E28 - Cayuga Centers Foster Care
Join Sean and Ashley as they chat with Adrienne Huggins from Cayuga Centers about foster care options in our community.
30:18
July 24, 2022
S22E29 EndIt
Join Sean and Ashley as they chat with folks from EndIt, a program that provides middle and high school students in the St. Lucie County after school programs, winter and summer camps, music conferences and concerts, and more!
32:03
July 24, 2022
S22E27 - Community Health Fair
Join us as we share information about an exciting upcoming Community Health Fair packed full of resources.
29:54
July 17, 2022
S22E26 United Way of St. Lucie & Okeechobee
Join us as we catch up with long-time friend and partner Jessica Parrish, CEO of the United Way of St. Lucie & Okeechobee Counties.
30:37
July 11, 2022
S22E25 - St. Lucie County Library
Join Sean and Ashley as they chat with friends from the St. Lucie County Library System.
31:10
July 03, 2022
S22E24 Treasure Coast Food Bank
Join us as we catch up with our friends at the Treasure Coast Food Bank.
31:36
June 26, 2022
S22E23 - Summer 2022 Programs and Activities
Join Sean and Ashley as they highlight some of fun and exciting summer activities that the Children's Services Council are helping to make possible in our community.
29:05
June 19, 2022
S22E22 - Helping People Succeed
Join us this week as we chat with our friends from Helping People Succeed.
32:26
June 12, 2022
S22E21 - Fort Pierce Sunrise Kiwanis
Join us as we chat with our friends from the Fort Pierce Sunrise Kiwanis about the new Kids Park at Jaycee Park and their upcoming park redesign unveiling.
31:38
June 05, 2022
S22E20 Mental Health Services & More
Join us as we discuss the topic of mental health services available in our county and much more in this episode of Community Connections.
32:14
May 29, 2022
S22E19 2022 BGC Youth of the Year Encore
Join us as we recap the 2022 Youth of the Year from the Boys & Girls Clubs.
34:17
May 22, 2022
S22E18 Southeast Behavioral Health Network
Join us as we learn more about the services provided by the Southeast Behavioral Health Network.
31:38
May 20, 2022
S22E17 - Juneteenth Celebrations 2022
Listen in to the activities planned for Juneteenth 2022 in this episode of Community Connections.
31:11
May 08, 2022
S22E16 - Boys & Girls Clubs of SLC's Youth of the Year
Join us as we talk to the Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County's 2022 Youth of the Year.
34:04
May 01, 2022
S22E15 - Indian River State College Laser Technology Summer Camp
Join us as we chat with our friends at Indian River State College about their upcoming summer camp focusing on Laser technology.
32:38
April 24, 2022
S22E14 - Communities Connected For Kids
Join us as we check in with our friends at Communities Connected for Kids.
29:03
April 17, 2022
S22E13 - Incubate Neighborhood Center (INC)
Join us as we connect with our friends at INC, the Incubate Neighborhood Center.
32:54
April 10, 2022
S22E12 2-1-1 Helpline
Join us as we chat with our friends at the 2-1-1 Helpline and learn about the new special needs helpline available to our community.
31:50
April 03, 2022
S22E11 - Up Center
Join us this week as we learn about the exciting things happening at the UP Center.
32:01
March 28, 2022
S22E10 - Hibiscus Children's Center
Join us as we talk with Will Malone from the Hibiscus Children's Center about their Supporting Families in Crisis Program.
30:06
March 20, 2022
S22E09 - More than a Game
Join us as we talk to John Cesar and Kevin Singletary about the exciting second quarter of More than a Game.  An amazing program that incorporates basketball and live skills.
32:19
March 13, 2022
E22S08 - Summer Programs with the Boys and Girls Clubs
Join us as we chat with folks from the Boys and Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County about upcoming plans for summer programs available throughout St. Lucie County.
30:34
March 06, 2022
S22E07 - Word of Faith Christian Academy
Tune in to hear our conversation with Word of Faith Christian Academy and the exciting programs that have planned for summertime.
31:37
February 27, 2022
S22E6 - Lincoln Park Community Center
Join us as we talk with Denise Sirmons, director of the Lincoln Park Community Center, to learn about their programs, services and events.
30:13
February 20, 2022
S22E5 - Community Partnership Schools
Join the Children's Service Council and our friends at the United Way of St. Lucie and Okeechobee Counties as we explore our Community Partnership Schools initiative.
28:45
February 13, 2022
S22E4 - The St. Lucie County Fair
Join us as we talk all things FAIR with St. Lucie County Fair General Manager Christine Iannotti. The Fair is always a great place to learn about agricultural and spend fun time as a family. 
30:08
February 06, 2022
S22E3 - Lindsay School of the Arts
The team from Lindsay School of the Arts shared about their multiple programs and how arts are being offered to youth in our community.
32:03
January 27, 2022
S22E2 - Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Debbie Hawley of Big Brothers Big Sisters chats with Sean and Ashley about National Mentoring Month and details ways that residents can get involved as mentors to local children.
30:56
January 27, 2022
S22E1 - 211 HelpLine
Patrice Schroeder of 211 Helpline will join us to discuss the programs and services offered by 211 to residents including their 24/7/365 Crisis Hotline.
28:40
January 27, 2022
June 7, 2020 - conversation about how to talk to kids about current events
Host Ashley and Sean talk with Crystal Morris of Tykes and Teens and Will Armstead of the Boys and Girls Clubs about how to have conversations with children about racism, trauma and implicit bias.  
29:16
June 05, 2020
May 31, 2020 - Treasure Health
Ashley and Sean speak with Treasure Health about their grief services for children and families.
30:54
June 05, 2020
May 24, 2020
Host Ashley and Sean speak with Mindi Fetterman of the Inner Truth Project
32:07
June 05, 2020
May 17, 2020 - KidCare
Host Ashley and Sean talk with Sherry Siegfried regarding KidCare
30:35
June 05, 2020
May 10, 2020 - YMCA
Your hosts speak with Charlene Lyons of the YMCA regarding child care and summer programming.  
28:50
May 12, 2020
May 3, 2020 - Early Learning Coalition
Ashley and Sean speak about the availability of child care with Tony Loupe of the Early Learning Coalition  
27:12
May 12, 2020
April 26, 2020 - Chamber of Commerce
Your hosts speak with Terissa Aronson of the Chamber of Commerce
30:02
May 12, 2020
April 19, 2020 - Hibiscus Children's Center Supporting Families in Crisis
Host Sean and Ashley speak with Will Malone of the Supporting Families in Crisis program.  Additional topics include Census 2020 and hoe schooling during COVID-19
30:47
April 16, 2020
April 12th - conversation with Boys and Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County
This week on Community Connections, your remote hosts Sean and Ashley talk with Will Armstead of the Boys and Girls Cluibs of St. Lucie County about all of their COVID-19 services.
30:01
April 13, 2020
United Way of St. Lucie County - April 5, 2020
Your host, Sean and Ashley, record remotely with new CEO of the United Way, Jessica Parrish.  Discussion includes United Way's efforts to address COVID-19 and other resources available for the community.
30:33
April 02, 2020
Community Connections for March 29, 2020 - Families of the Treasure Coast
Your host Sean and Ashley speak with Kim Eardley of Families of the Treasure Coast.  The conversation includes resources and assistance for parents as we navigate the COVID-19 reality.
30:24
March 24, 2020
Community Connections for March 22nd - featuring COVID-19 update and 211
Facing our new reality of COVID-19, we discuss local resources and precaution regarding COVDI-19 as well as highlight a past conversation with 211.
29:44
March 17, 2020
Community Connections 10-6-19: Healthy Babies
In a greatest hits episode from last year, your host Sean and Ashley form the Children's Services Council talk about resources avaibale to newborns including the nurse home visit.  
28:15
October 01, 2019
Community Connections 9-29-19 - St. Lucie Reads
Your host Sean and Ashley of the Children's Services Council of St. Lucie County sit down with John Cesar of the St. Lucie Reads initiative to explore all the ways the community can get involved in making sure our children are reading on grade level.
30:27
October 01, 2019
Community Connections for September 15th - Topic: School Attendance
Host Ashley and Sean sit down with Linda Soto of the Boys and Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County and Stacey Cason for St. Lucie Public Schools to discuss the importance of school attendance.
28:15
September 15, 2019
Community Connections August 18, 2019 - St. Lucie County Library Systems
Host Ashley and Sean speak with Mark Freed about all the family activities offered by the St. Lucie County Public Library System.
30:52
September 13, 2019