Glasser/Schoenbaum is an integral part of our community. They not only provide critical commercial space for non-profits but also build networks within our community to meet the needs of our most vulnerable.
(Formerly First Step of Sarasota)
The outpatient program operates as an integral part of Lightshare's continuum of care. These programs are for clients, ages 13 and up, who have been able to maintain independent living. Structured outpatient programs are offered for those clients seeking an alternative to residential treatment. Lightshare strives to provide drug and alcohol treatment services to clients in the least restrictive, yet clinically appropriate setting.
Children’s Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse, Supported Employment, Supported Housing and Early Intervention/Prevention for at-risk youth services including clinical assessments, group therapy, case management and multi-disciplinary service coordination.
The staff at Glasser/Schoenbaum have done a great job of connecting the many organizations on campus and creating a space that sparks collaboration. This sense of community extends to staff and clients alike, helping to break down barriers and leading to innovative ways to serve the community as a whole.
Real estate is one of the greatest costs in a business budget. Our partnership with The Glasser/Schoenbaum Human Services Center allows more money to go towards our mission. And what better place to house our office than on a campus with nineteen other outreach agencies.