Children Can Recover From Trauma (video)

A baby born with addiction. A middle-schooler headed for Juvenile Detention. A teenager aging out of foster care. How do children recover from trauma? Our 2016 video introduces these and other children who have survived devastating losses. This heartwarming three-minute preview tells their success stories. The full-length video, 11 minutes, is available upon request for group presentations.

PCHAS Rises to the Occasion in Traumatized Ferguson

Our administrators, staff, mentors, case workers and therapists are unified in their mission to serve children in our communities who need our help most, including their families. Some of our case therapists took our mission a step further and provided services in Ferguson during the time of turmoil experienced there late last year. These generous case (Read More…)

Jessica’s Story

When the PCHAS family preservation program, Family Solutions for Kids, staff met with Jessica and her foster family for the first time, the family’s sense of urgency was evident. Jessica, a seventh grader, had been out of school for much of her seventh grade year. She’d been sexually abused by her biological father and because (Read More…)