A city where children are safe, families are strong and communities are supported
Leading with excellence and working in partnership to:
Prevent situations that lead to child abuse and neglect by embracing, strengthening and supporting families, and communities;
Protect children and youth from abuse, and neglect;
Provide safe and nurturing care for children and youth;
Advocate to meet the needs of children, youth, families, and communities.
We believe in:
Placing the needs of children and youth first;
Creating an environment that promotes trust, equality, respect, diversity, openness, and honesty;
Affirming and valuing our staff, care providers, clients, and volunteers;
Promoting enduring relationships for children, and youth;
Being accountable and transparent;
Demonstrating excellence, leadership, teamwork, and innovation.