Crittenton Services BLOG

We See You. We Hear You. We Support You.

In the past couple of days the nation has been experiencing a deep rooted pain. An all too familiar headline about the tragic death of an unarmed black man in police custody has once again brought so much hurt and repressed emotions to the surface. As the nation continues to grieve, to process, to acknowledge and to turn this grief into policy reform and a...

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Crittenton Salutes Our 2020 Graduates!

For many graduates, including those at Crittenton, it’s a little bitter sweet as graduation ceremonies and gatherings of any kind have been cancelled as the nation continues to grapple with how and when it will be okay to celebrate amongst friends and community once again. Furthermore, it has been challenging and frustrating, to say the least, for most students as COVID-19 disrupted the educational routines and...

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CrittentonAppreciates the Dedication of Our Student Interns

As our nation continues to slowly open up the economic impact has been felt by different communities and individuals in different ways. One group of loyal Crittenton supporters that have been deeply affected and have been in our thoughts since the beginning of the stay-at-home orders have been our interns. This group of young professionals have been an instrumental support system to our mission for years,...

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Crittenton Earns Human Rights Campaign Seal of Approval and Highlighted in the Change-Makers in Child Welfare 2020 Report

Crittenton Services is proud to announce that we are 1 of 28 child welfare organizations, nationwide, recognized by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, All Children – All Families (ACAF) project, as an organization that has met their benchmarks and has a proven “Solid Foundation for Inclusion” in all programming efforts agency-wide. We are humbled to have earned the “You Are Welcome Here” seal of approval! The...

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Celebrating Crittenton’s Operation Team: An Essential Part of Our Workforce

COVID-19 has and will more than likely disrupt the organizational structure and the way organizations conduct their daily operation for years to come. Typical activities - attending a sporting event, sitting down at a restaurant, hugging a friend, or even coming into the office everyday - have all become a foreign notion. Nationwide, people have been told to stay home and remain socially distant from...

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Hope Continues: Crittenton’s COVID-19 Response

While the COVID-19 crisis has created disruption and uncertainty to our daily lives, Crittenton is determined in continuing our mission and providing mental health services to the children and families that need our support. This public health crisis has unfortunately triggered a global trauma response that has unprecedently impacted every sector of our society and has stretched the social services safety net to its limits. For more...

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Help Crittenton Build Resiliency After COVID-19

It is undeniable that COVID-19 has brought on a lot of struggles to organizations small and large all around the globe, but one thing that isn’t discussed in the media quite as much is the hardships America’s nonprofit, child welfare and social safety net systems are facing as well. While the stay-at-home order is in place for people’s health and safety, home may not be the...

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Addressing Mental Health During COVID-19

The world is currently changing by the moment in ways that are drastically unimaginable. The coronavirus pandemic that is spreading from nation to nation right now is not only scary due to the illness itself, but also the global fear of the unknown. All the changes happening in society may result in additional stress or anxiety within you or somebody you may know. Mental health is...

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Register for Crittenton’s Mystery Night 2020!

Crittenton Services is excited to invite all of you to our Mystery Night fundraiser scheduled for Sunday, March 8, 2020, from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm. The event is being sponsored and will be hosted at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante located at 550 N. Harbor Blvd. Fullerton, CA. 92832. “Those that have attended the event in previous years have mentioned that it’s such a great way to spend...

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End- of-Year Giving & New Year Resolutions!

It’s that time again when we start to plan our activities out for the following year and commit ourselves to worthy aspirational goals! The trick to finding success on any new journey is to start small so that you don’t overwhelm yourself. This in turn gives you a chance to maintain your momentum throughout the year in order to meet your goals. For those of you that...

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