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Contact Us

Main Office

5768 South Semoran Blvd.

Orlando, FL 32822

(407) 896-2323

Area Offices

Seminole Office

2921 S. Orlando Drive

Sanford, FL 32773

(407) 688-9650

Osceola Visitation Center

111 East Monument Ave Suite 410

Kissimmee, FL 34741


Executive Director

Sherri Gonzales
Regional Executive Director


Elizabeth Hennessey


Stephanie Mozer

Volunteers, gifts in-kind and community presentations & outreach

Kara Kerlin

CHS Events in
Central Florida (Orange/Osceola/Seminole)

Community Partnership School Investment Campaign

March 1, 2022 - June 30, 2025

Event Details

Services Offered


We’ve been bringing families together through adoption since 1902.

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Overwhelmed? Anxious? Angry? Sad? Struggling to make it through another day? Counseling services through CHS can provide the help you’ve been longing for – for yourself, your child and your family. We all face challenges … and that’s OK. CHS empowers you to work through and overcome the roadblocks holding you back from realizing your […]

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For Parents

Kids don’t come with instruction manuals – and it can be overwhelming! But you can do this – and we’re here to support you. Learn more – complete this simple form and we’ll be in touch to serve you soon!

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Early Head Start

During these important developmental years, your child is experiencing the world for the very first time – and this can shape much of his or her future. Early Head Start can help you guide your child’s early years as you lay the foundation for your child to be ready to enter Pre-K.

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If you’re struggling with your child’s challenging behaviors, you’re not alone – and there is light at the end of the tunnel. Through CINS/FINS, we’ll empower your child to positively build upon strengths, coach your family through tough topics and provide an additional layer of support.

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Family Visitation Centers

Our Family Visitation Centers off a warm, friendly environment where moms and dads learn how to practice positive parenting, and family connections begin to form.

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Targeted Case Management

Support for children and adults with behavioral and emotional struggles.

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Community Schools

Thousands of Florida students arrive to school each day with more than a backpack – they carry baggage beyond their years: hunger, homelessness, poverty, exposure to violence, mental health struggles, inadequate health care and more. They carry so much weight that they simply cannot focus on their education. Often times, these students and their families […]

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Eccleston Elementary

Our Community Partnership School is the hub of a community, a “safe zone” focused on student success—in school and beyond. Through committed partnerships, we aim to prepare students for success in leadership, college, career and life through rigorous instruction, respectful interaction, effective discipline and community service. Eccleston Elementary, A Community Partnership School is a partnership […]

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Evans High School

Evans High School, A Community Partnership School 4949 Silver Star Rd. Orlando, FL 32808 Evans High School, A Community Partnership School, was established in 2010 through a partnership among Children’s Home Society of Florida, Orange Blossom Family Health, Orange County Public Schools and the University of Central Florida. Questions? More information? Please contact Kelly Astro, […]

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Jones High School

Jones High School is a Community Partnership School! What makes a Community Partnership School at Jones High School special? Health and wellness services will be available to students Students will have access to healthy foods Help with school work will be available to students Students who transition from OCPS Academic Center for Excellence to Jones […]

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OCPS Academic Center for Excellence

The Community Partnership School at OCPS Academic Center for Excellence brings together high-quality academics, health care, counseling, support, mentoring and more—all where students and their families are comfortable: in their own school. Core partnerships include Orange County Public Schools, Orange Blossom Family Health, University of Central Florida, and Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida, Rosen […]

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Wraparound (WRAP)

The goal of the WRAP program is to help ensure that families stay together as long as it’s safe and to provide both children and parents with support and services. That support ultimately leads to strong families and individuals. With the goal of keeping families together and preventing further involvement in the child welfare system, […]

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Child Welfare

Just as important, we lead the way in changing how we serve children and families.

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Family Services Planning Team

Is your child’s behavior overwhelming? Has the peace in your home disappeared? Hope and help is a phone call or click away.

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Additional Services:

CARE Services

Local Board

  • Elizabeth Caraballo, Chair
    • Synchrony, Senior VP Operations
  • Ryan Gilliland , Vice Chair
    • Foundry, Controller
  • Julie Eason
    • CNL Financial Group, Senior VP of Internal Audit
  • Christina Redman
    • Feeding Children Everywhere, VP Partner Relations
  • Janet Stewart
    • Celebration Restaurant Group, Chief People Officer
  • Adam Williams
    • Universal Parks & Resorts, Attorney
  • Trish Wingerson
    • Orlando Magic, Director of Corporate Communications
  • Steven Wortman
    • Fifth Third Bank, VP Commercial Relationship Manager
  • Jessica Reuss
    • Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Financial Advisor
  • Ohme Entin
    • Orlando Health, President, St. Cloud Hospital
  • Shannel Sykes
    • Synchrony Financial, Vice President, Human Resources
  • Tim Harper
    • Zack Investment Management, Regional Vice President
  • Shannel Sykes
    • Synchrony Financial, Vice President, Human Resources
  • Rene Naranjo
    • Raymond James, Financial Advisor
  • Heather Wilson
    • Marketing Consultant