About Us
Cherokee FOCUS is a 501(c)3 collaborative that exists to improve the lives of the children and families of Cherokee County. The collaborative is a partnership of organizations, agencies civic clubs, the faith based community, law enforcement, business, education, families and individuals. These partners bring their skills, expertise and resources to the table to create and develop programs and initiatives designed to support families and children through a means that could not be accomplished by one agency or individual alone.

Board of Directors

Meet Our Staff

FOCUS Circling Hands

Mission, Vision, & Values
Our Mission: Strengthening families, children and individuals of Cherokee County through collaboration of community resources, skills, and expertise.
Our Vision: An empowered community of thriving families.
Our Values:
  • Families are our bottom line!
  • Parents make a difference
  • Youth can positively affect youth
  • The community cares and will mobilize for action
  • Organizations collaborate to strengthen and support the community
  • Family Connection Partnership


    Cherokee FOCUS is the Cherokee County collaborative in the statewide network of the Family Connection Partnership.

    Family Connection Partnership helps partners throughout the state to strengthen families so Georgia's children can be:

  • Healthy
  • Ready to start school
  • Perform better in school
  • Live in stable, economically self-sufficient families


    FCP links partners throughout the network, builds the capacity of partners to implement local decision-making, and leverages resources to help partners strengthen families. For more information on Family Connection Partnership and other county collaboratives, visit their website at: www.gafcp.org

    Our Program & Initiatives
    Cherokee Youth Works Cherokee Connection
    Drug Free Cherokee Cherokee Youth Connection
    Early Childhood Coalition Cherokee Youth Challenge
    Volunteer Cherokee
    Cherokee FOCUS © 2013
    Phone: 770-345-5483 | Fax: 770-704-9297 | Email: cherokeefocus@windstream.net
    Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1191 Holly Springs, GA 30142 | Physical Address: 100 Hickory Circle Holly Springs, GA 30115