NEW PLAN YOUTH & FAMILY SERVICES, INC
WHO WE ARE
Here at New Plan Youth & Family Services, Inc, we are driven by a single goal; to do our part in making the world a better place for all. Our decision making process is informed by comprehensive empirical studies and high quality data evaluation. We strive to build productive relationships and make a positive impact with all of our pursuits.
Empowering individuals through prevention driven services that build community connections to resources. Provide assistance with crisis stabilization and other supportive services that enhance the quality of life for the families served.
Cleopatra Echols MSW APSW SAC-IT, Founder and Executive Director, of New Plan Youth & Family Services, Inc. is responsible for ensuring that the support provided to youth and families is aligned with the mission of the agency.
Cleopatra Echols obtained her Graduate Degree from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and is a lifelong resident of the City of Milwaukee. Cleopatra has held direct service, volunteer service as well as leadership roles in the field of social services (publicly and privately) during her 20 plus year career. Cleopatra has experience in child welfare, adult protection services, contract monitoring, disability services, corrections, AODA counseling as well as community organizing.
Always working in effort to impact the stability, well- being, and growth of families. As well as the positive development of children. Cleopatra has adopted a trauma informed, strengths based approach when providing service. Cleopatra believes that positive growth and stability of a community starts with the growth and stability of each person in that community.
“When we invest in others, we are investing in ourselves and collectively we impact everything around us.”