Vision, Mission and Values

Our Vision

A city where children are safe, families are strong and communities are supported

Our Mission

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.

Our Values

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.