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Robert Smalls Family Center is a twenty-room, multi-functional facility located near the historic district of Cheraw, SC. The center’s goal is to offer a holistic approach to assisting the families of Chesterfield County by providing a variety of quality services. Chesterfield County Adult Education and Family Literacy programs are both housed at Robert Smalls Family Center. by offering both morning and evening classes. Among the courses offered at the center are Math and Basic Computer Technology, Pre-G.E.D. and G.E.D. training and testing, Renters 101, Parenting Workshop, Worldwide Interactive Network (W.I.N.), English as a Second Language (E.S.L.), and Work Keys. Click here to learn more.
The Community Services Block Grant provides direct services to an excess of 900 families and individuals and leveraged services to more than 11,800 families and individuals in Chesterfield and Marlboro Counties annually. CSBG provides direct services through the Job Promotion, Youth Leadership, General Emergency Assistance, Community Food and Nutrition and the CSBG Energy Support Programs. The Job Promotion Program provides financial assistance for child care to low-income households to assist them in obtaining and/or maintaining employment, to attend school or college, or to participate in job training programs. Click here to learn more.