Core Values

Smith Hall


We honor the individual worth of each person and demonstrate sensitivity to cultural diversity, confidentiality, personal differences, and individual needs. We stress respect and responsibility for the environment.

We maintain professional standards of performance and ethical conduct that ensure high quality programs for our young people and their families.

Safe and Nurturing Environment
We create an atmosphere where all feel welcome, secure and at home. We foster trust and a sense of belonging.

Personal Growth
We believe in and nurture each person's potential by providing opportunities for positive personal development.

We demonstrate care and acceptance of each person through our concern, support and kindness.

We collaborate with young people and their families to define and achieve their personal goals. We work as a team, appreciating one another's contribution to the mission. We consult and network with other agencies and systems to advocate for youth and families.