Where Compassion Meets Action

Children & Families




Florence Crittenton is a relationship-based organization in Helena, Montana that provides family-centered support.

Through a comprehensive continuum of services, our programs offer an array of support and services to help families thrive. We believe that children should accompany their parents to treatment and that a family centered treatment approach is most effective in building a lasting foundation for young families.

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News & Events

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Our next Love & Logic Classes for parent with children of all ages start next Thursday May 6th from – 5.30-7.30pm at Helena College.

The Love and Logic approach to parenting is built around the science of caring and respectful relationships. An authentic, loving connection between parents and their children forms the foundation of good behavior and healthy decision-making.
Sounds easy enough but never before in history have parents been faced with so many challenges! The Love & Logic approach provides a variety of simple and effective strategies for parenting children from birth to adulthood. Whether you’re embarking for the first time with your new baby or navigating the turbulent teens with your child, our strategies and techniques will help you create calm and loving solutions.
Classes run May 6th – June 17th
5.30 – 7.30pm
Venue: Helena College
Masks and social distancing are required
To register call 406 442 6950 x207 or email [email protected]

Meet the Families

Nicky's Story

I am a single mother of four with children from five to fourteen years old. Single parenting is a tough job.  In the last year and a half I have especially struggled parenting my oldest son who was recently diagnosed with a mental illness. Naturally, this has affected our whole family dynamic and has been incredibly challenging and at some times, devastating. Last fall I saw the class Parenting with Love... Read More

About Florence Crittenton

Meet Florence

Florence Crittenton’s History

It all started with a little girl called Florence. Florence (affectionately known as Flossie) was born to Charles and Josephine Crittenton in 1877. Tragically, at age five, she…


Our People

Our Staff and Board

Florence Crittenton’s work, in Helena, Montana, is made possible by the talent, dedication and inspiration of our people. Our team brings a wealth of experience and strives to provide exceptional…



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Our employees, our experience and our expertise are at the heart of everything we do at Florence Crittenton. Across every department we are working towards the same…


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