Since 1973, Olive Crest has transformed the lives of over 60,000 abused, neglected, and at-risk children and their families. Olive Crest works tirelessly to meet the individual needs of kids in crisis by providing safe homes, counseling, and education for both youth and parents. Olive Crest’s many innovative programs reflect its conviction that strengthening the family is one of the most powerful ways to help heal children. With unwavering compassion, the Olive Crest family maintains a lifelong commitment to the youth and families it serves even after they have graduated from its programs.
Orange County crew serves teens and adults ages 14-25 who have experienced a psychosis episode in the last 12 months. They assist families and students who have had a diagnosis of depression, bi polar or trauma. They work collaboratively with the families to provide assessment, promote wellness and recovery and list educational resources.
“Well Beings Studio enhances the emotional well-being of families impacted by cancer, other traumas, and hardships through free arts-based resources and experiences. Read. Feel. Create. Heal.
Arts include: drawing, painting, collage, clay, puppetry, yoga, dance, drumming, poetry and other creative writing
Resources include: website blogs and arts activities, videos, music, podcast, books
Experiences include: after school virtual workshops, care kits, school residencies, and summer camp”