CCS is a nationally recognized leader in supporting the development of high quality, financially sustainable afterschool programs. We know what works and what keeps programs and partnerships from reaching their potential. Our approach is based on years of practical experience and a proven record of success. We've helped hundreds of urban and rural programs achieve their goals through workshops, on-site coaching, consultations and leading edge publications and resources.

Whether your program is just beginning or is well-established, our consultants can help you move from a promising to an exemplary level more effectively and in less time than you might think possible. We can assess your program’s strengths and areas in need of improvement, and develop a comprehensive development plan with the support and guidance of our team in carrying out your work. Read More.

If your program is having a hard time developing authentic partnerships with schools, integrating academic and youth development goals, supporting and retaining a capable staff or securing long-term funding, we offer expert consultation in each of these and many other areas. Hundreds of programs have already benefitted from this, and yours can too. Read More.