Purpose Statement

  • To promote and advocate for improved care and treatment of children and families.
  • To improve communication and understanding among agencies providing children and family services.
  • To improve communication and understanding between providers of children and family services and state regulatory authorities.
  • To furnish information and education to the professional, legislative and lay communities regarding agencies who provide children and family services.
  • To provide training and education to the staff of children and family service agencies.
  • To promote the most effective care and treatment possible in children and family service agencies.