Accreditations/Associations

In our quest to provide the best services available for children overcoming crisis, KidsPeace adheres to the highest standards of quality set by respected licensing and accrediting associations. 

Licensing Agencies

  • Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, Division of Children & Youth
  • Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, Division of Mental Health
  • Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Private Academic Schools
  • Maine Department of Human Services (DHS), Department MH/MR/SA
  • Maine Department of Education
  • Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC)
  • Minnesota State Board of Education (BOE)
  • Georgia Department of Human Resources
  • Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, Division of Family and Children
  • New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS)
  • Maryland Department of Human Resources, Social Services Administration 

Public Agency Certifications

  • Delaware Child Mental Health
  • District of Columbia Child & Family Services Administration
  • New York BOE
  • New Jersey DYFS
  • Illinois BOE
  • Maryland DHS
  • Minnesota DOC 

Associations

KidsPeace staff are members of more than 150 professional associations, like: The Alliance for Children and Families, The Child Welfare League of America, The National Network for Social Work Managers and The American Association of Children's Residential Centers. 

Accreditations

KidsPeace is accredited by The Joint Commission in Georgia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.