Pink & Blue Children's Academy
Pink & Blue Children's Academy serves students from birth through 12 years old. Using a holistic approach, our curriculum nurtures, develops, and supports the child's social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth. Pink & Blue Children's Academy provides a comprehensive program with a specific emphasis on Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology (STEM), character education and the arts.
EMPOWER Youth Development Program (K-5th grade)
Empowering Youth Inc. provides academic support, social-emotional development, health and wellness education, and family engagement activities for students in kindergarten through 5th grade. The program specializes in skill building in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education. The program also offers a martial arts and physical fitness component, cooking classes, and educational field trips..
EMPOWER Youth Development Program (6th-12th grade)
Empowering Youth Inc. provides academic support, social-emotional development, health and wellness education, and family engagement activities for students in 6th grade through 12th grade. The program specializes in skill building in the areas of College Readiness and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education. The program also offers a dance and physical fitness component, educational field trips, cooking classes and service learning opportunities.
EMPOWER Parenting Program
Empowering Youth Inc. uses the Nurturing Parenting Program to provide home-based and group-based parenting education classes. The Nurturing Parenting Program is a proven, evidence-based family focused program recognized by national and state agencies for its effectiveness in preventing and treating child abuse and neglect. The philosophy of the Nurturing Parenting Program emphasizes the importance of raising children in a warm, trusting and caring household.
The population served includes families with children (aged 0-18) who meet one or more of the following criteria:
· Have suspected or verified abuse or neglect
· Are determined by the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) – Child Protective Investigations (CPI) to be moderate to high risk for abuse or neglect, but are conditionally safe at the present time
· Are in crisis but have no safety threat present
· Have an active case or history of involvement with
· Have previous removals reported from the home
· Are at high risk, or already exhibiting early signs of
EMPOWER Counseling Program
The goal of the EMPOWER program is to provide evidence–based individualized and clinical intervention services for youth experiencing challenges with mental health and/or substance abuse. The main activities include individual counseling, family counseling and psycho-educational modules. Services are provided by master-level clinicians. Empowering Youth Inc. uses a trauma informed care approach in the delivery of services and offers family bereavement support. Care Coordinators assist in facilitating treatment engagement and follow–through for behavioral health and substance abuse.
EYI provides services at conveniently located sites including home-based services, our main facility located in Miami Gardens and other community agencies, primary health care settings, and local schools. Our agency will also provide convenient and flexible operating hours including afternoon, evening and weekend hours.