Established in 1927, Griffith Centers for Children provides therapeutic treatment and academic services to young boys and girls and families. It offers various community programs that include family preservation, day treatment, education and counseling services. The organization also provides residentially-based programs, such as foster and shared family care, respite, adoption, residential treatment and independent living services. It specializes in serving children with psychiatric, behavioral, educational and social disabilities. Its clinical department offers complete diagnostic, assessment and treatment services. Additionally, Griffith Centers for Children conducts various support programs and workshops for parents. It is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Services for Family and Children. Headquartered in Lakewood, Colo., it maintains one of its locations in Grand Junction, Colo.