Kids in Crisis

Moffly has been doing this for 13 years with us which is absolutely wonderful. We are so grateful for this event as it really creates a lot of awareness for Kids in Crisis and our services in the community.” —Alon Marom, Kids in Crisis

Since its founding, in 1978, Kids In Crisis has provided more than 143,000 critical social services to children, teens and their families. Kids In Crisis staff serves on more than a dozen children’s advocacy working groups at the national, state and local levels. Kids In Crisis has received local and national recognition for its work and serves as a model for other organizations throughout the world.

We work on behalf of kids every day by:

Responding
Getting children and teens out of the dangerous situations they may be facing

Restoring
Giving kids and families the support and tools they need to heal and thrive

Reinforcing
Strengthening existing support systems so future crises can be averted more

We focus on challenges children, teens and families face:

  • Family conflicts
  • Anxiety
  • Abuse
  • Trauma
  • LGBTQ Support
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Youth Homelessness
  • School Stress

We commit to making immediate change happen by:

Being there when we are needed
It all starts with a phone call to our helpline 203-661-1911. We are always just a call or a drive away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Providing individualized attention and care
We understand children, teens and families have unique situations and we work together to create individualized plans for success

Leading the conversation
Our multi-disciplinary team including mental health professionals, advocates, activists work in communities to shape discussions about how to address and prevent crises that children face