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Rainbow Days, Inc., Dallas, Texas

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Address: 8150 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, Texas  75206  
United States
Fax: 214-887-0729
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 700
Number of People Being Served: 10000
EIN: 75-1844908
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Mission Statement


To provide children living in high-risk situations with the skills and support they need to overcome adversity and stay drug free. Vision A drug-free and promising future for every child Core Values Character in Ourselves A commitment to personal and corporate ethical behavior in all our practices Accountability to the people we serve and to the people and organizations who support our work Guided by Our Vision Our decisions and actions are guided by our vision for "a drug-free and promising future for every child" Excellence in our Pursuits Commitment to working hard and working together to provide the highest quality of services and materials Commitment to Learning Dedication to continuing to learn and to sharing our resources and expertise with others Faith in God, Ourselves and Others Belief that we are spiritually guided and that what we do changes people's lives for the better Major Messages I AM likeable, capable, unique and valued. I CAN treat others like I want to be treated. I HAVE strengths, capabilities and people who care about me. I WILL make healthy choices and be alcohol, tobacco and drug free. I BELIEVE I have a purpose.

Description


Rainbow Days, Inc. (RDI) – Rainbow Days gives children hope for a promising future by providing the skills and support they need to make healthy choices, stay drug free and believe they have a purpose. Since the first support group in 1982, Rainbow Days has directly served more than 107,000 children in the Dallas Metroplex and trained over 30,000 helping professionals to facilitate Rainbow Days award-winning Curriculum-Based Support Group (CBSG) Program and other prevention programs locally, as well as state and nationwide. Through our work, Rainbow Days has positively impacted hundreds of thousands of children. Through our two core programs, Community Connection & Family Connection Rainbow Days teaches important life skills and offers support to children, youth and families living in high-risk situations in the Dallas area. Rainbow Days serves over 9,500 children and youth and over 200 parents at more than 80 different community-based sites including local elementary schools, homeless shelters, transitional living centers, domestic violence centers, after-school programs, and recreation centers in the 4-county Dallas area. Rainbow Days core programs include: Curriculum-Based Support Groups (CBSG®), Classroom-Based Education, Smoking Prevention Education Classes, Mentored Arts Retreats, Camps and a host of other Drug-Free Activities and Supportive services. Through these innovative programs, children learn how to: make good decisions with regard to alcohol, drugs and tobacco, set and achieve their goals, deal with problems and emotions effectively, resist peer pressure and identify ways to live a healthy and drug-free life. Training

Rainbow Days, Inc. (RDI) – Rainbow Days gives children hope for a promising future by providing the skills and support they need to make healthy choices, stay drug free and believe they have a purpose. Since the first support group in 1982, Rainbow Days has directly served more than 107,000 children in the Dallas Metroplex and trained over 30,000 helping professionals to facilitate Rainbow Days award-winning Curriculum-Based Support Group (CBSG) Program and other prevention programs locally, as well as state and nationwide. Through our work, Rainbow Days has positively impacted hundreds of thousands of children. Through our two core programs, Community Connection & Family Connection Rainbow Days teaches important life skills and offers support to children, youth and families living in high-risk situations in the Dallas area. Rainbow Days serves over 9,500 children and youth and over 200 parents at more than 80 different community-based sites including local elementary schools, homeless shelters, transitional living centers, domestic violence centers, after-school programs, and recreation centers in the 4-county Dallas area. Rainbow Days core programs include: Curriculum-Based Support Groups (CBSG®), Classroom-Based Education, Smoking Prevention Education Classes, Mentored Arts Retreats, Camps and a host of other Drug-Free Activities and Supportive services. Through these innovative programs, children learn how to: make good decisions with regard to alcohol, drugs and tobacco, set and achieve their goals, deal with problems and emotions effectively, resist peer pressure and identify ways to live a healthy and drug-free life. Training

Mission Statement: To provide children living in high-risk situations with the skills and support they need to overcome adversity and stay drug free. Vision A drug-free and promising future for every child Core Values Character in Ourselves A commitment to personal and corporate ethical behavior in all our practices Accountability to the people we serve and to the people and organizations who support our work Guided by Our Vision Our decisions and actions are guided by our vision for "a drug-free and promising future for every child" Excellence in our Pursuits Commitment to working hard and working together to provide the highest quality of services and materials Commitment to Learning Dedication to continuing to learn and to sharing our resources and expertise with others Faith in God, Ourselves and Others Belief that we are spiritually guided and that what we do changes people's lives for the better Major Messages I AM likeable, capable, unique and valued. I CAN treat others like I want to be treated. I HAVE strengths, capabilities and people who care about me. I WILL make healthy choices and be alcohol, tobacco and drug free. I BELIEVE I have a purpose.

Local Affiliation



Organizational Affiliations


Salvation Army, Catholic Charities


Program Type:


Homeless Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


No