Recent News


February 18, 2021

Thank you!

We are thrilled to have received a wonderfully unexpected donation of $5,000 from our long-time community partner the Junior League of Central and North Brevard. An […]
November 25, 2020

23rd Annual Great Brevard Duck Race

Mark your 2021 calendar for the 23rd Annual Great Brevard Duck Race at Lee Wenner Park in Cocoa, Florida. Thousands of yellow rubber duckies decked out […]
August 19, 2020

Youth Expressions Through Art

We are happy to welcome Jesse Jordan of Ambassador 4 Youth (A4Y) back to Crosswinds for the summer. The youth at the Shelter are being inspired […]
 
  • I dropped out in the eighth grade... I felt like my life was over. Then, I got sent to Crosswinds, which changed my life completely. (more…)
    Kyla
  • If it wasn't for Crosswinds, I would be a street junkie. Or I would be in prison. Or I would be dead ... and that is a fact. (more…)
    Michael
  • Crosswinds has made an everlasting impact on my life that will never be forgotten. If there had been no Crosswinds for me to go to, my life would have been one of overall failure and much misery. (more…)
    Ashley

About Crosswinds

Our Mission

Crosswinds Youth Services creates opportunities for young people to succeed.

Our history

Crosswinds began in the 1970’s with a group of concerned community leaders who came together to discuss how Brevard County could respond to the increasing number of runaway and homeless youth in the community.

 

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