Elmcrest Children's Center is a multi-service treatment and education center for children with emotional, behavioral, and psychiatric disturbances along with children with developmental disabilities and serious medical conditions. Together with their families, youngsters are served in 20 different programs ranging from early education and family support to long-term residential treatment, critical care and pediatric respite programs. At any given time, Elmcrest is home to 130 youngsters with another 100 preschoolers being served in its early education facility. In addition, another 80 families at risk of having their children removed from the home receive supportive services and counseling from skilled social workers in its two preventive service programs. Elmcrest currently serves more than 2,500 children and their families each year.
May 2019 - August 2019
“I liked being able to interact with the kids since I’ve never really been around young children. This gave me such an experience.”
Youth Development Professional
“I enjoy working with youth, especially the girls, and creating an environment where they can better themselves and their behaviors. ”