Our Mission

MISSION

In response to Christ and the Church, the mission of The Methodist Home for Children and Youth is to be a model agency that restores childhoods, strengthens families and cultivates a people-building organization

VISION

The vision of The Methodist Home is to be an organization where “a child receives more physical care, more love, understanding, and encouragement than he is likely to experience without …” (adapted from Spencer Millham)

VALUES

Our values embrace SERVANT MINISTRY, LEARNING, RESPECT, TRUSTWORTHINESS, RESPONSIBILITY AND CARING.

We are committed to The Sanctuary Model® of Care

  • Nonviolence – being safe outside (physical), inside (emotional), with others (social), and to do the right thing (moral).
  • Emotional Intelligence – managing our feelings so that we don’t hurt ourselves or others
  • Social Learning – respecting and sharing the ideas of our teams
  • Democracy – shared decision making
  • Open Communication – saying what we mean and not being mean when we say it
  • Social Responsibility – together we accomplish more, everyone makes a contribution to the organizational culture
  • Growth and Change – creating hope for our clients and ourselves
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