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Welcome to the Center for Children!

The Center for Children, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization that provides comprehensive mental health services to children and their families.

The Center for Children believes that every child in need should have the opportunity to receive quality mental health care. We are dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse and the promotion of positive mental health through crisis intervention, therapy, education, and advocacy.

With locations in La Plata, Leonardtown and Prince Frederick, Maryland, the Center for Children serves clients from Charles, St. Mary’s, Calvert, and lower Prince George’s counties.


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A non-profit agency preventing and treating child abuse and promoting positive mental health

Day of Caring 2015

A very big thank you to all the amazing volunteers from this year’s Day of Caring in Charles County! We had volunteers from the Charles County Department of Social Services and the Waldorf Rotary Club. Day of Caring is a volunteer event sponsored by the United Way of Charles County. V
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Back to School Shop with AmazonSmile and Support The Center for Children

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New Parent Support Group

The Center for Children will be offering a Parent Support Group for non-offending parents whose children have been sexually abused on Wednesday nights at 6 PM starting September 2nd. Find support from others and gain skills to help the child and family overcome the trauma of this kind
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