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Mission

To provide youth and families with opportunities to fulfill their potential and build a brighter future.

Vision

Healthy children, strong families, supportive communities.

Goals

Lead among non-profit, behavioral health, and education agencies.
We will accomplish this by providing a comprehensive system of care that sets the standards for:
High-quality, Empathic Care
Innovative Programs
Measureable Results
Effective Management

Values

Caring
Respect
Hope
Commitment
Excellence
Diversity & Inclusion
Affiliations, Accreditations, Licensures and Memberships

As a well-respected, multifaceted agency, we’re proud of the memberships, accreditation, and other affiliations and licensures that we hold. They are:

Association for Behavioral Healthcare
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Council on Accreditation
Massachusetts Association of 766 Approved Private Schools (MAPPS)
Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership
Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Massachusetts Department of Children & Families
National College Access Network
United Way of Central Massachusetts
United Way of Southbridge, Sturbridge and Charlton
Workforce Central
Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce

Leadership

Our growth and success is the direct result of the outstanding work of our staff of nearly six hundred full and part time professionals, a talented leadership team, and our dedicated Board of Directors.

History

In 1969 a small group of local citizens, under the leadership of Carol Schmidt, sponsored the legislation that created the Worcester Juvenile Court.

Resources

Our services touch on many aspects of support for children and families. Here are some of our favorite resources within those diverse areas.

Publications

Our most recent Annual Reports and other agency publications.

News

YOU, Inc. and our programs in the news.

Events Calendar

Upcoming YOU, Inc. events.

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