Our Mission & Values
The mission of the Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery is to end child abuse and neglect and create strong, healthy families.
Safety: We believe the security and well-being of children come first.
Courage: We believe seeking support is a sign of strength.
Respect: We promote a culture which values the dignity of all.
Community: We believe, together with families, our community has a responsibility for children.
Inclusion: We create a welcoming environment in which each person feels engaged, empowered and respected.
Collaboration: We believe by working with strategic partners, we combine our strengths to achieve greater goals.
Excellence: Our work is rooted in evidence-informed practices, a commitment to continuous program improvement and leadership in the effort to end child abuse and neglect.
Safety and Wellness:
Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery is committed to the wellness and safety of clients, staff and volunteers.
The Crisis Nursery promotes safety and wellness by:
- Providing a safe physical environment
- Providing safe and nutritious meals
- Providing time and space for physical activity
To this end, Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery has a Wellness and Safety Committee which meets quarterly to discuss wellness and safety issues.