Mindful Missions of America envisions a future where every adult and child in need of care and support finds a loving and nurturing environment that promotes their mental and emotional well-being. Our nonprofit is committed to creating a compassionate and resilient society where with the right support people thrive amidst challenges, and families are empowered to provide safe and stable environments.
Our Core Beliefs
1. **Holistic Well-being:** We believe that every child deserves the opportunity to grow, learn, and heal in an environment that fosters their emotional, mental, and physical well-being. Through personalized care, we strive to address the unique needs of each child, ensuring their overall development.
2. **Empowerment through Connection:** We recognize the power of human connections and the transformative impact they have on a child’s life. We are dedicated to forging strong relationships between children, families, and caregivers, cultivating a sense of belonging, trust, and resilience.
3. **Inclusivity and Diversity:** We celebrate the richness of diversity and embrace the uniqueness of each individual. Our agency is committed to serving children from all backgrounds, cultures, and walks of life, ensuring that every child’s heritage is honored and respected.
4. **Trauma-Informed Care:** We are guided by the principles of trauma-informed care, understanding that many children have faced difficult circumstances. Our approach is rooted in empathy, patience, and understanding, as we help children and families navigate their healing journey with sensitivity and compassion.
Mindful Missions of America is dedicated to transforming the lives of children through the following initiatives:
1. **Safe and Loving Homes:** We strive to place children in loving and secure homes where they can flourish emotionally, mentally, and socially. Our rigorous selection process ensures that caregivers are equipped with the tools and support needed to provide a nurturing environment.
2. **Therapeutic Support:** We offer a comprehensive range of mental health services that empower children to overcome challenges and build resilience. Through therapy, counseling, and support groups, we provide the tools necessary for healing and growth.
3. **Family Strengthening:** Recognizing the vital role families play in a child’s well-being, we work to strengthen family bonds through education, counseling, and skill-building programs. By equipping families with the knowledge and resources they need, we foster environments conducive to growth and harmony.
4. **Advocacy and Awareness:** We are dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of mental health and child well-being. By collaborating with communities, schools, and policy makers, we advocate for positive change that supports the needs of children and families.
Together, We Can Make a Difference:
Mindful Missions of America envisions a future where every child’s potential is unlocked, and families are empowered to create nurturing and resilient environments. With a shared commitment to compassion, empowerment, and holistic care, we strive to create lasting positive impacts on the lives of children and the communities they belong to. Join us on this transformative journey towards a brighter and more mindful future for all.
It Takes a Village to Raise a Child
Who We Are
Mindful Missions of America is a Nationally Accredited State contracted agency and we:
• Lead Bravely. We inspire and guide transformative systemic change within the mental healthcare system.
• Deliver Effectively. We strengthen the mental and behavioral healthcare system by providing community programs, information resources, supportive tools, and shared services and referrals.
• Advocate Boldly. We influence public opinion, policy direction, and decisions about mental and behavioral healthcare services. We advocate for the following:
- Innovative and evidence based programs that have a positive impact on the social determinants of health.
- Community characteristics and their relationship to the rise in youth violence.
- Easy Access to Child Abuse Prevention resources and information via social media while promoting positive peer norms, problem solving skills and healthy family dynamics.
- We provide access to evidence based therapeutic resources and programs on an Individual level to provide specific tools and techniques for conflict resolution, life skills, social-emotional learning, and health relationship skills.