OUR MISSION: Improving lives by providing behavioral health solutions.
Since 1951, the Child Guidance Center has specialized in helping children, adolescents and their families cope with the stresses of life. Our staff of more than 120 professionals are committed to meeting your needs.
Our staff of trained professionals can help:
• Anxiety Disorders
• Communication Breakdown
• Emotional/Behavioral Issues
• Low Self-Esteem
• Attention Deficit Disorders
• Sexual, Physical or Emotional Abuse
• Delinquency Issues
• Suicidal Thoughts
• Divorce Adjustment
• Family Reunification
• Baker Act Diversion
• Assessment for Substance Related Disorders
• Child Care Consultant
• Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Assessments
• Infant Mental Health
Child Guidance Center (CGC) is a fee-based agency and accepts payment for services rendered. CGC currently accepts Medicaid, Medipass, Ped-I-Care, TriCare, TANF, First Coast Advantage (Shands), Magellan, United Behavioral Health, Sunshine Health, and Children’s Medical Services insurance payments. Other insurance may also be eligible. Please call to inquire. Qualified families may be eligible for assistance programs so financial problems may not be a barrier to obtaining services.
Child Guidance Center is a private, not-for-profit organization. CGC is grateful for the financial support provided by Florida's Department of Children and Families, the City of Jacksonville, Jacksonville Children's Commission, United Way of Northeast Florida, Duval County School Board, Family Support Services of North Florida, Inc., and the many individuals who have generously given to the Center.