Mission, Vision & Values

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MISSION

Founded on the values of the Daughters of Charity, St. Vincent Center for Children and Families is an accredited early childhood education and care center that starts all children on a pathway to lifetime success and coordinates programs and services to help families thrive.

VISION

Our vision is to:

  • provide educational programs with a rounded curriculum that enables children to be ready for sustained success in educational progress
  • facilitate access to programs and resources which help families address issues related to financial/social challenges to help them overcome barriers and move toward self-sufficiency
  • be a gateway to a holistic array of services through collaborative relationships with organizations in our community that assist children and families

 VALUES

  • Creativity: the ability to use the imagination to develop new and original ideas or things; particularly to assist children to reach developmental and academic goals.
  • Hope: to be confident of the likelihood of success.
  • Respect: to recognize and appreciate the dignity, value and rights of all persons of all ages.
  • Integrity: to possess and steadfastly adhere to high moral principles and professional standards.
  • Systemic Approach: to use a dynamic process of change that occurs in all aspects and levels of the educational process and affects all of the people included in this process, including families and society.
  • Trust: confidence in and reliance on good qualities, especially fairness, truth, honor, or ability and hopeful reliance on what will happen in the future.