Together, the Voice

Join our Public Policy Committee 

ACRC’s public policy committee keeps watch on public policy issues or initiatives ranging from federal finance reform to the use of psychotropic medications. Join us and be part of the Voice on the Public Policy Committee.

2021 65th Annual Conference

August 3-6 in Fort Lauderdale, FL.  Both in-person & virtual!

Call for Papers

ACRC’s International Direct Care Summit

Summit Date: February 23rd, 2022

Submission Deadline: December 15th, 2021


Patience, Partnerships, and Perseverance:

A discussion of New York State’s journey to advance ACEs education, practice, and legislation

The Association of Children’s Residential & Community services

We provide a network of learning and support, and advocate for quality residential interventions for children. We are dedicated to being a powerful international voice for best practices and innovation in our field.

Members Who Lead

As a member, you’ll receive support, training, and information to become an impactful leader and provider. Sign up for information about cutting-edge best practices and a broad international network of resources to help you better serve children and families through residential interventions.

Our Mission

Providing a powerful voice for residential interventions through relationships, leadership, advocacy, and the promotion of innovative treatment and best practices.

Our Vision

ACRC envisions youth and families thriving in their homes and communities; and should they require residential interventions, having uncompromised access to quality treatment at the right time.

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