Janus Youth Programs is a leader in creating innovative, community-based
services which enhance the quality of life for children, youth, and
families. We work in partnership with others to create a safe and
We share a common humanity and we work to affirm the individual
uniqueness, worth and capability of each child, family, staff and
We strive to create a safe, nurturing environment which promotes
trust, honesty, direct communication and personal/professional growth.
We celebrate the richness created by a variety of cultures, beliefs and life experiences. Janus Youth Programs is invested in advancing equitable services for all children, youth and families and for all staff. We recognize both advocacy and education about equity is important for the success of marginalized communities. Collaborations with the communities we work with informs our lens. Read the Janus Diversity Vision Statement.
We believe every child deserves a family or support network
which can provide safety, nurturance, a sense of belonging, teaching and
guidance and connection to the larger world.
We encourage creativity, innovation and risk-taking to respond
to the rapidly changing needs of children, families and community.
We actively build partnerships to strengthen community planning,
advocacy and delivery of services to children, youth and families.
We work constantly to improve the quality of everything we do in
order to be responsible stewards of community resources.