To enhance the community’s ability to protect and nurture children by building, maintaining and constantly improving a network of family support services.
To be a recognized leader in protecting children and strengthening families through innovative, evidence-based practices and highly effective, engaged employees and community partners.
•To provide a safe environment for all children
•To make prevention of child abuse and neglect a community priority
•To individualize services to meet the needs of children and families
•To respect the inherent dignity of children and families with permanency in mind
•To recognize that more can be done with communities and families as partners
•To respect the diversity of all children and families in the community
•To commit to accountability using outcomes to measure performance and improve practice
•To maintain children in their own homes whenever safely possible