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Child Guidance Center

Unlimited Potential. Endless Possibilities.

Child Guidance Center

Unlimited Potential. Endless Possibilities.

Child Guidance Center

Unlimited Potential. Endless Possibilities.

We specialize in providing mental health counseling and support services to children, adolescents, and families in the Jacksonville area.

For nearly 70 years our professionally trained staff have positioned clients for success by operating on a whole-health, whole-family mentality that not only focuses on treating children and adolescents, but also their families and systems. We serve upward of 5,000 individual children per year, as well as their siblings, guardians, and family members (totaling more than 15,000 individuals).

Our Services

CGC’s mission and passion is providing high quality mental health services for Jacksonville’s families.  We offer a full range of comprehensive services to support our community reach their unlimited potential and endless possibilities.  

  • Community Action Team
  • Full Service Schools
  • Medical Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Rapid Response Team
  • Specialized Family Services
  • Targeted Case Management

How You Can Help

Child Guidance Center is proud to be a part of the Jacksonville/Duval County community.  We value our relationships and are always excited to partner with our neighbors.

CGC is pleased to offer opportunities for the community to join us in our mission.

Our Funders

Locations & Hours

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Rapid Response Team
Duval County Mobile Response Team (MRT)
Offering emergency and crisis counseling for 25 and under
24/7 Crisis Hotline: (904) 982-4911
P: (904) 448-4700 ext. 1010

Southside Office
5776 St. Augustine Road
Jacksonville, FL 32207
M-Th 7:30am-7pm
F 7:30am-5pm
P: (904) 448-4700 X 1000
F: (904)448-4717

Westside Office
4595 Lexington Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32210
M-Th 7:30am-7pm
F 7:30am-5pm
P: (904) 448-4700 X 5010
F: (904) 783-1901

Northside Office
1110 Edgewood Avenue West
Jacksonville, FL 32208
M-Th 7:30am-6pm
F 7:30am-4pm
P: (904) 448-4700 X 6000
F: (904) 924-1544

Clay County
By appointment only ages 0-6
Wed and Thu  8am-6pm
P: (904) 448-4700 X 5000
F: (904) 448-4717

Neptune Beach Office
By Appointment Only
804 3rd Street, Suite C
Neptune Beach, 32266-5062
M-Th 7:30am-7pm
F 8:30am-12:30pm
P: (904) 448-4700 X 3140
F: (904) 448-4717