We believe every child deserves mental healthcare.

 

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Serving the Children and Families of Clark County

To serve children, youth and families through comprehensive community-based mental health services.

Children’s Center was founded to serve the community by providing quality mental health services to children and families of Clark County. We are committed to serving all children in need within our resources. Our ultimate goal is for every child and family in Clark County to have access to mental health services.

Children’s Center is an agency where everyone is valued and treated with dignity and respect and individual differences are accepted.

We aim to always…

  • Maintain the highest standards of care
  • Support individual and family strengths
  • Provide help at the earliest point possible
  • Partner with other community providers
  • Advocate and plan for the needs of children and families
Our story

Changing and saving lives for 30 years

Children’s Center was founded In 1989 by a group of concerned citizens. They were astounded by the incredible wait-times that vulnerable children and families faced for mental health services. Our goal is for every child and family in Clark County to have access to mental health services.

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Our Values

Children’s Center serves a vital role in providing mental health services to children, adolescents, and their families. Thousands of people depend on our services each year, making our work is an integral part of the community. This is a role we take very seriously. The values outlined here protect guide our work, protect our clients, and are cornerstones of our mission and goals.

Our Values

Diversity

The diversity among us shall be valued as a strength of the organization. All individuals will be treated with respect, courtesy, kindness and concern, and, there shall be no discrimination based upon ethnicity, race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability, financial status or political beliefs.

Continual Improvement

An environment of personal and professional growth, learning and accountability shall be fostered.

Continuous quality improvement of services which includes professional development, education and training.

Embracing Change

Flexibility, cooperation and adaptation to change shall be expected of all staff.

High Standards

Serving children and families within the highest standards of care which promotes consumer and family involvement.

Maintaining high standards of treatment services and ongoing program evaluation.

Personalized Care

Promoting a client-directed, outcome-informed treatment approach that is respectful of families and supports individual and family strengths.

Cooperation & Collaboration

Working effectively in partnership with other community providers and groups to empower and strengthen the family.

Our Impact

For 30 years Children’s Center has been changing and saving lives, thanks to your support! Become a Champion of Hope and help keep us strong for the next 30 years.

Get Help

Early intervention is key. If you or your child is struggling please get in touch today.

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Contact Us Today

Location: 13500 SE 7th Street
Vancouver, WA 98683 | Map

Telephone: (360) 699-2244
Fax: (360) 699-1900

Hours: M-F: 8am - 7pm

Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of Children's Center that no person shall be subjected to discrimination in this agency.  All aspects of program activities and services are administrated without regard to race, color, national origin, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, marital status, physical disabilities, veteral status, or the presence of any physical, mental or sensory disability, which includes persons known to be HIV positive or have AIDS.  Children's Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.