Columbia County Community Connections works to make children safe, healthy, educated and part of a stable, self-sufficient family.

Columbia County is participating in the statewide Alcohol Prevention Project, sponsored by the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities. Please help prevent underage drinking – Sign the SAFE HOMES pledge to not allow underage drinking in your home.

After school programs are a great way to help young people discover their potential. We offer a high quality academic and enrichment program at the Dream Academy in Grovetown.

  • Dream Academy Program After-School 2015-16

    The Dream Academy is off to a wonderful start for the 2015-16 school year. Currently we have 50 children in grades 2nd – 5th. This year we are focusing on four major areas, including science and art, academics, life skills, … Continue reading

  • Dream Academy Summer Program

    The Dream Academy summer program was a huge success. Ms. Betty Kelley and the CCCC counselors lead an eventful 2015 summer camp for over 30 area students. Each week the students were engaged in academic review, outdoor play, team orientated … Continue reading

Keeping teens out of the court system and in school, working toward graduation and finding a pathway to success is the goal of CCCC. Our programs help youth gain the skills they need to become productive citizens.

  • TEEN COURT 2015

    TEEN COURT openings – taking applications now for the 2015-16 school year! Are you interested in legal issues? Do you think you might want a career in law enforcement? Would you like to see how the court system works in … Continue reading

  • CAMP SWE4T Summer 2015

    Every summer for the past 8 years, Columbia County Community Connections has offered Camp SWE4T to local youth to teach them skills to be successful in the workplace. This summer, the program was held June 1 through June 25 to … Continue reading

The goal of the Hunger Coalition is to bring together community partners who want to stamp out hunger in Columbia County. Did you know that one out of three students in Columbia County are eligible for free or reduced lunch? You can make a difference. 

  • Food4Kids Summer Program

    CCCC, local churches, Columbia County Cares and Golden Harvest help provide thousands of food bags to children for weekend and summer meals. Our summer 2016 program, with the help of our partners,provide over 8,200 meals to area families in need. … Continue reading

  • Churches Donate to Feed Children

    Thanks to the following churches for their generous donations to help the Food4Kids program. Christ the King Lutheran Church, West Acres Baptist Church, New Passion Church, Redeemer Church, Ekklesia Faith Community, Church of Our Savior, Vineyard Church, Harlem Baptist Church, … Continue reading