Families and communities collaborating to establish partnerships which enhance our children’s social and emotional health thereby improving the entire community’s quality of life.


To develop a seamless system of care for the community that includes a focus on community and family strengths, that is culturally competent, that is community based, that is unconditional, and that is based on the individualized needs of the child and family.


To develop a better approach to serving children and their families in the community. The team approach enables the creativity and energy of the group to be harnessed in planning for the community and initiating system improvements based upon the needs of children and their families.

FACES Governance Board:

  • Davi Stein Kiley, Youth First

  • Donna Culley, Southwestern Healthcare

  • Lori McIntire, Southwestern Healthcare

  • Emily Reidford, Mental Health America

  • Lottie Cook, Evansville Psychiatric Children’s Center

  • Sean M. Kuykendall, Executive Director, Community outreach Branch YMCA of Southwestern Indiana

  • Shirley Starks, Vanderburgh County DCS

  • Stephanie Crandell, EVSC

  • Trina Russel, Warrick County DCS