About ACRC

Association of Children's Residential Centers

ACRC - established in 1956 - is an association that promotes excellence in residential treatment both domestically and abroad.  Our support of and engagement with residential centers around the world allows us to be a strong voice for residential and share innovative treatment and best practices with members and non-members alike.  

For more information on our history - click here

To contact us directly - click here

To find out more about ACRC events such as our annual conference, webinars and one-day regional trainings, go to our events page or click here. 

If you are interested in the benefits of membership with our association - please click on our membership tab.

ACRC does not accredit, license or monitor the performance of its members.  For accreditation and licensing information with partners outside of ACRC, please click here.