Sumter County Family Connection Fact Sheet

Sumter Family Connection

Family Connection is a collaborative process that promotes integration of school, health, and human services in state government and local model communities. Through this process, state and local organizations are asked to work together and develop a collaborative plan to serve children at risk and to do so by using resources economically and creatively.

The  Family Connection Collaborative:
• One of Georgia’s community-based approaches to improving the lives of children and families with a focus on results
• A coalition of volunteers from the public and private sectors
• Dedicated to providing opportunities that nurture and enrich the lives of children and families in Sumter County
• Governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, representing service agencies, education, business community, the faith community and parents.

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