Creating a Social Program Essay

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Final Project: Creating a Social Program (HSM/240) Larry Calhoun Jr. Axia College of University of Phoenix The program that I chose to create is a community service program for adolescent girls with addiction problems, which will be called Calhoun Community Services, Inc. “ According to Community Support Service, LLC, (2010), a community support service is an agency committed to providing quality family style residential services. There is a strong belief that individuals who are currently institutionalized or placed in group home settings can better benefit from a private home placement. Community Support Service is founded on the belief that a person can achieve desired goals with the assistance of support systems. At…show more content…
Since there will only be gainers in this program, it is necessary to discuss the policy elements of Calhoun Community Services. Policy Elements Mission, goals, and objectives At Calhoun Community Services we definitely believe in our mission, goals, and objectives. Every organization should have a mission statement. A mission statement is a general and concise statement of how the organization plans to accomplish the mission intended. Our mission statement reads as such, Calhoun Community Services, Inc. exists to provide a continuum of integrated human services to at risk youth (females) and their families who experience personal, economic and social problems in order to relieve their deteriorating conditions and to develop and enhance their productivity and family life. Our goal is to provide a safe environment where the consumer and their families can receive the proper treatment they desperately need. When an organization initially comes up with their objectives, it is necessary for them to have a clear mind and really think about what they want to say to the people being served. Our only objective is to give adolescent females a chance to lead a healthy life where they will be able to make sound choices and decisions. Benefits and Services The benefit and service that Calhoun Community Services would like to offer would be giving the parent or guardian a chance to
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