About YFA

Established in 1970, YFA (Youth and Family Alternatives, Inc.) is a private not-for-profit  agency of over 300 staff who are committed to working with our families, communities and state to establish, maintain and enhance a nurturing and safe environment for children.

Our Mission

YFA is committed to working in partnership with communities and our families to create a safe, nurturing environment for children.

Our Vision

YFA is progressive and leads the way in building a bridge for children to have a stable and loving family.

Our Values

  • Inspiration: We create services that are life changing and exceed expectations with a creative sense of purpose.

  • Integrity: We believe in demonstrating a strong sense of moral principles to always do the 'right thing'.

  • Impactful: We make a difference in everything we do. We leave a lifelong impression on those we serve.

  • Integrated: We join 'together' as one team to create a culture of wholeness to provide cohesive care to all.

  • Innovative: We lead the way in developing new, exciting & creative approaches in everything we do.

Our Leadership