Our Mission Statement
It is the goal of the agency to provide positive opportunities to all people it interacts with. Children should have the opportunity to heal and engage in meaningful activities within the community and their families. Harbor of Hope, Inc. strives to make a safe environment for families and children and will take advantage of positive opportunities to support permanency goals and the overall well-being of the agency’s clients.
Harbor of Hope provides Child Care Services and Treatment Services to male and female children from birth through 17 (and up to 22 if they meet the specific eligibility criteria for continued stay) in their Foster Care Program.
It is the agency’s goal that foster families create strong working relationships with all members of the treatment team. With that approach in mind, Harbor of Hope intends to create an environment for children that promotes healing and a healthy transition to permanency.
Harbor of Hope has adopted the following vision statement to be a leader in providing quality services: To support the permanency and stability of children and families.
Steadfastly Providing Hope for Children and Families.
Harbor of Hope has chosen to carry out this mission through providing the following services: 24/7 support for clients and families, case management, consultation, and referrals to service providers within the community.
Advocacy – Understanding fully the needs of our clients and obtaining the appropriate resources and support.
Nurturing – Encouraging the growth and development of the youth in our care.
Compassion – We base our values on providing compassionate care not only for the children we are entrusted with, but we are compassionate towards their primary caregivers, relatives, parents, and community. Compassionately, we lead by example, compassionately, we love our children, compassionately, we serve our community. Our example, drives hope. Hope to change and hope to heal.
Holistic – Foster Families and staff will take a holistic approach to serving clients. The agency’s approach intends to view children as multi-dimensional with an understanding that gathering information about the client’s background including family history, medical history, academic history, etc. is pertinent to developing the best treatment plan possible.