A commitment to spending wisely and well.
The Children’s Center of Hamden devotes its available resources to the direct care of the children and youth we serve. As a testament to that commitment, general and administrative expenses are less than 10% of total Agency expenses. Less than 2% of total Agency expenditures are used for fundraising.
Sources of funding
Operational funding is provided by the Department of Children and Families (DCF), tuition from local school systems, State Medicaid fees-for-services, State and Federal grants, managed care/health insurance, contributions from the parent corporation ‘The Children’s Center,’ as well as donations from individuals, businesses and foundations.
As a recognized 501(c)(3), our Form 990 is filed with the IRS each year. Click if you wish to view the Children’s Center’s fiscal year 2016 audited financial report. The Children’s Center of Hamden is in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and our financial reporting is in compliance with contract and grant agreements.
Questions? Call James Ruas, x315 or email.