Vision: We envision a Shelby County where youth and their families are empowered to overcome challenges and to build a future in which they will thrive, grow, and explore opportunities in life.
Shelby County Youth & Family Resource Center:
Connection: Linking youth and their families with community resources to reduce youth justice system involvement.
Collaboration: Partnering with community agencies to better serve the individualized needs of the youth and their families.
Community: Building a supportive community where youth and their families can thrive and grow.
Equity: Ensuring fair treatment for all, respecting everyone’s needs, culture, and background.
Empathy: Engaging with every youth and their family with compassion and non-judgment, ensuring the dignity and self-worth of each person is upheld.