Mission, Values, and Purposes of the CAC

 

Mission: Seeking to improve outcomes for children, adolescents, and their families in Indiana County.

 

Value Statement: The Commission respects and values the contributions of each member, and seeks to:

· build an inclusive and diverse membership

· to honor diversity in the entire Indiana County community, fostering respect for all

 

Purposes:

  • To develop and enhance communications and collaboration among the. advocacy organizations, faith-based organizations, educational systems, human services providers, juvenile justice system, social justice agencies, and members of the community.

  • To identify the needs of children, adolescents, and their families in order to strengthen or provide opportunities for growth

  • To leverage human and financial resources to support identified services

  • To provide knowledge, feedback and support to CAC members in the development of their programs related to grant collaborations and community connections.

  • To serve as a resource gathering and information sharing organization