KidsPeace is a private charity dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, families and communities. 
Founded in 1882, KidsPeace provides a unique psychiatric hospital; a comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; and a variety of foster care and community-based treatment programs to help people in need overcome challenges and transform their lives. KidsPeace provides emotional and physical health care and educational services in an atmosphere of teamwork, compassion and creativity. 

To give hope, help and healing to children, adults and those who love them.

To transform lives of individuals with emotional, mental, developmental, and behavioral disorders caused by trauma, abuse, neglect or other causes; by providing mental health care and educational services in a safe environment with teamwork, compassion and innovation.

What we value… Integrity, Human Well Being, Quality, Community, Respect and Excellence.

KidsPeace offers services in Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. KidsPeace is accredited by The Joint Commission in Georgia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. KidsPeace does not discriminate in regard to admissions in terms of sex, race, creed, color, national origin, LEP (Limited English Proficiency), religious beliefs, disabilities or handicapping conditions. KidsPeace is a Drug-Free Workplace. We respect our clients’ privacy. The models represented in this Web site are for illustrative purposes only and in no way represent or endorse KidsPeace.


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Official KidsPeace registration and financial information may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania at 800-732-0999. In New York, call the New York Attorney General’s office at 212-416-8430. In Maine, call the State Licensing and Registration office at 207-624-8603. In New Hampshire, call the Attorney General’s office at 603-271-3591. In Vermont, call the Attorney General’s office at 802-828-3171. In Georgia, call the Office of the Secretary of State at 404-656-2817. Registration does not imply endorsement.