Star Tribune Top Workplaces 2016
St. David's Center
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Minnetonka, MN
’14, ’15, ’16
St. David’s Center for Child & Family Development is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family. We provide the following services to 2,400 children and families annually throughout the Twin Cities Metro area: • Inclusive Early Childhood Education – Including high-quality education for children ages 16 months to five years, integrating both typically developing children and children with developmental needs. • Early Intervention and Treatment for Children with Developmental Needs – Including rehabilitative therapy, feeding therapy, autism day treatment, respite child care, therapeutic foster care, and mental health services to children facing adversity.
• Life-Phase Services for Individuals with Lifelong Special Needs – Including Personal Care Assistance, Waivered Services, Supported Living Services and Therapeutic Recreation.
“I am constantly challenged and have a variety of tasks. I never get bored, and I feel grateful for the amount of flexibility allowed to balance my professional and personal life.”
“I am encouraged to work at a pace that is respectful of families. I go into families' homes and am able to make a difference in their lives.”
“I have the flexibility to keep up, both professionally and personally. ”
“The environment is conducive to an innovative, thoughtful and meaningful school, with a dedication to excellence in ECE.”
“That the cultural values are not just words, they are actions, too. People act with a sense of urgency and care.”