Southwest Florida Center for Public and Social Policy has been in existence since 2002 to provide professional and educational services to governmental and non-profit agencies, in order to fulfill their responsibilities to the public in an efficient and cost effective manner. The Center serves the five county region encompassing Florida Gulf Coast University, which includes Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties. Please visit our home page for details of our educational, organizational management services and seminars and onsite public management and planning services.
The institute has been in existence since 2005 to provide Southwest Florida programs and education in implementing projects in the area of criminal justice, public administration and social work. The institute provides research work, and assistance in development and application of policies and practices related to youth development.