Mission, Vision and Core Values

Mission Statement
Whaley Children’s Center empowers youth and families to overcome trauma.


Vision Statement
Through dynamic leadership and dedicated staff and volunteers, Whaley Children’s Center will be a source of hope, care, and
treatment to Michigan’s abused, neglected, and at-risk children and families.


Core Values
Children and Families
We have a total commitment to treating all children and families with fairness, dignity and respect regardless of race, age, creed,
ethnicity, orientation or ability.


Staff Services
We embrace and encourage strengths-based relationships through the sharing of experiences and the celebration
of multiculturalism in a supportive atmosphere.


Community Service
We strive to be leaders in the treatment of at-risk children and their families and creating an environment that fosters
positive change and growth.