Our Mission

To provide innovative, effective services supporting children, youth, young adults, and families to heal from trauma and lead healthier, productive lives.


At Fred Finch Youth Center, we believe in each young person and family we meet.

The Fred Finch Youth Center (FFYC) was founded on the principle that no one - regardless of their background, financial status, or personal challenges - should be neglected or forgotten.

Located throughout California, FFYC

   provides safety and services    promotes wellness and recovery    pursues excellence and innovation toward the goal of assisting young people challenged by mental illness, trauma, loss, homelessness, and poverty to reenter and remain successful in their home communities.