About Us

Our Current Services

Our clients are children and families whose lives have been affected by difficulties including abuse, neglect, family instability, death, substance abuse, and mental, emotional and physical problems. We help them through the provision of the highest quality of services designed to meet the mental and emotional needs of children and strengthen families. Children’s Friend provides:

  • high-level professional mental health services
  • adoption and related services
  • training and education, including parenting skills that enable young parents to nurture their children appropriately
  • early childhood education
  • grief support
  • These services are provided through our four major programs:
  • The Carriage House, A Center for Grieving Children and Families
  • The Ellsworth Child and Family Counseling Center
  • Adoption and Family Services
  • The Early Learning Center