They help people like me.
— Middle School Student

At CHADS, our services are divided into three programs, Signs of Suicide®, Family Support, and Social Emotional Well-being. Programs are funded by St. Louis County Children’s Service Fund for children and families within St Louis County. Some funding is available to cover programs outside of St. Louis County. For further descriptions of programs, click the appropriate link below.

Signs of Suicide® (SOS)
SOS® is an evidence-based suicide prevention program, with presentations for students in grades 6-12, faculty, and parents.

Family Support
The Family Support Program provides targeted, short-term counseling support to children and adolescents who are struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, or suicidal ideation.

Social Emotional Well-being (SEW)
CHADS’ SEW Program is composed of complementary, evidence-based programs that promote social and emotional learning resiliency and bullying prevention.