Collaborative Programs for Richmond Youth

CCYSB is Richmond’s leading youth advocate

For over 30 years, we’ve established meaningful community partnerships to serve the many needs of local children, teenagers, and young adults.

Preventing Duplicate Services

Over time, CCYSB has become renowned for helping Richmond youth become more self-sufficient and independent.

Our goal is to simplify access to youth services.

Our Vision

CCYSB serves a wide spectrum of youth needs:

  • Children with mental health disabilities
  • Youth transitioning out of probation
  • Low-income youth

Our goal is to offer community-focused care for children that have suffered disadvantages at all levels. 

CCYSB Best Practices Model


Mental and Physical Wellness: We provide the resources to help youth achieve health and wellbeing at home.

Youth Success: We empower youth to achieve their educational goals

Community Building: We help youth adjust to their family, school, and the greater community through mentorship and engagement activities

CCYSB works in collaboration with other agencies to provide the following services:

  • Assessment 

  • Individual, Group, and Family Counseling  

  • Crisis Intervention 

  • Case Management and Consultation 

  • Respite Services for Caregivers 

  • Referrals to Other Agencies and Services 

Legacy of Elders

Who is Isabel Emerson?

If you want to become a member of the Board of Directors team or a volunteer check out this video.


Become a Youth Champion

New Graduate

Rising Star

Our 2021 graduate of Hampton University: Brianna Robinson

Kiwanis clean-up crew

Kiwanis Volunteers Community Clean Up Service at Nicholl.

CCYSB is a member of the Kiwanis Club and participates in various community activities.

CCYSB staff with bicycles

CCYSB staff partners with Rich City Rides “Self-Care” Bike Ride