• Collaboration Council

    Collaboration Council
    For Children, Youth, and Families

  • Excel Beyond the Bell

    High-quality out-of-school-time programs, where all children and youth will have opportunities to thrive.

  • Community of Practice

    A professional development resource for
    Youth Development practitioners

  • Public Health: Substance Use Prevention

    Through collaboration and awareness, we seek to effectively
    communicate that substance use, no matter what form it takes,
    is dangerous and can have severe short- and long-term
    consequences for youth and young adults.

  • Social Justice

    Building equitable opportunities for all children and youth to thrive.


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  • Collaboration Council Partners with Councilmember Evan Glass

    to be “MoCo Strong” and Raise Funds for Under-Resourced Youth

  • Sound of Collaboration Podcast

  • Youth Development Practitioner Professional Development Scholarship

  • Announcing RFP #2022-73


    Issue Date: October 8, 2021
    Deadline for Submission of Proposals: November 15, 2021, 4:00 p.m.

Setting Priorities Grounded in Our Values

The Collaboration Council values active and authentic youth engagement, the contribution of strong families to the well-being of children, and the importance of ensuring all people have equitable opportunities to achieve success, regardless of their individual identities or social group memberships. The Collaboration Council’s current agenda is to promote access to care, ensure all youth have a successful transition to adulthood, and build equitable opportunities for all children and youth to thrive.

Access to Care

Promote access to mental health and behavioral health services for children and youth most at risk.

Youth Development

Ensure the successful transition to adulthood for all youth.

Social Justice

Build equitable opportunities for all children and youth to thrive.

Driving Change in Our Community

SUMMARY: Designated as a Local Management Board, the Collaboration Council’s purpose is to be a local catalyst and nonpartisan broker of public and private dollars where agencies and other groups collaborate and invest to achieve positive results in the community.

  • Convening Partners

    • Engage Leaders and convene key stakeholders
    • Create strategic alliances with a common agenda
    • Form public-private partnerships, coalitions, and focus groups
  • Assessment and Planning

    • Identify gaps in services
    • Assess community needs
    • Discover opportunities to maximize resources for the greatest impact
  • Implementing Solutions

    • Identify shared goals and common outcomes
    • Coordinate community-wide solutions and integrate services
    • Maximize funding
    • Provide contract oversight and ensure program fidelity
  • Evaluatiing Investments

    • Track the availability and quality of programs
    • Evaluate the collective impact of the system of services and supports
    • Monitor program performance
  • Share Knowledge

    • Connect professionals and share knowledge
    • Offer professional development
    • Deliver technical assistance

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Contact Us

Montgomery County Collaboration Council
1803 Research Blvd., Suite 208,
Rockville, Maryland, 20850 
(301) 610-0147

Our Mission Statement

To Promote The Well-Being Of Children, Youth And Families Through Collaborative Partnerships.