Mission, Vision, Values

Mission and Vision

Our Mission: To collaborate with the courts to make a positive difference in the lives of Portsmouth at-risk youth and their families.

Our Vision: A community that provides the foundation and tools needed for all Portsmouth youth to achieve lifelong success.

Our Values

These are the guiding values of FOPJC.


We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards for openness, transparency and accountability as reflected in our culture and behaviors.


We believe every Portsmouth youth and family has potential yet to be realized. Through our partnerships, we provide the hope and opportunities that give those we serve the possibility of a vibrant future.


We champion the well-being of Portsmouth vulnerable children and families and work toward safe, stable, and nurturing homes for all.


We strengthen relationships with existing community partners and cultivate new collaborations to help Portsmouth youth and families achieve lifelong success.