About UsKinship Care...It’s our purpose!

Introduction

Introduction

A Second Chance, Inc. (ASCI) is a non-profit corporation established in 1994. Its mission is to provide a safe, secure, and nurturing environment to children who are being cared for by their relatives or a close family friend - formally called "kinship care". ASCI became a subcontracting agency of Allegheny County Children and Youth Services (now called Allegheny County Children, Youth and Families [CYF]) in July, 1994.

 
Our Mission

Our Mission

To strengthen and preserve healthy kinship families for children.

Our Vision

Our Vision

A world where all youth are given an equal opportunity to grow into responsible adults; where abuse and addiction cycles are broken

Our Mantra

Our Mantra

Every Child Touched by A Second Chance, Inc. Has a Right to Be Safe and Must Thrive.

 
Caitlin Price

Caitlin Price 
MSW, LSW

Sr. Vice President

Child and Family Services

Philadelphia Regional Office 




Philadelphia Regional Office

(215) 564-0790
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   Caitlin Price is a licensed Social Worker for the State of Pennsylvania. She holds a Bachelors degree in Social Work from Roberts Wesleyan College. She has also earned her Masters in Social Work with a concentration in Administration from Marywood University. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Public Administration and obtaining her Clinical License.

   Ms. Price has 10 years experience in child welfare both in New York State and Pennsylvania. She has had the opportunity to run a Teen Center providing constructive extracurricular activities to help keep children free from gang-related pursuits in and around the community. In Philadelphia, she has worked as a Truancy case-manager addressing all issues and barriers for children not attending school. She also has an extensive background in Youth Development and Youth and Adult Partnerships. She has presented how these concepts apply to youth work at workshops and conferences all across the nation and even in Canada.

   Ms. Price is the Sr. Vice President of A Second Chance Philadelphia Regional office. She oversees the operation of the Kinship Emergency Response Program, General Foster Care, Compliance, Transportation, and Training Departments. Her responsibilities include corresponding with outside providers in order to ensure collaboration between families and their services. While doing so, she strengthens relations with community providers to ensure the safety and well-being of all Kinship children. Through the Training Department, Caitlin makes certain that staff and families alike are trained with the most up-to-date policies regarding child welfare to create a safe and stable home environment for the children


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