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Kory’s Story

Before beginning treatment at A Child’s Haven (ACH), Kory went through a lot in his first two years. His mother and father divorced, leaving Kory to live between two different houses with no sort of routine. During one of Kory’s wellness checks, he began having a meltdown which escalated to aggressive kicking toward the doctor. […]

Sidney’s Story

Sidney’s treatment at A Child’s Haven (ACH) began when she was three and a half years old. Her pediatrician referred Sidney so she could overcome her social-emotional delays and behavioral challenges such as extreme aggression and anxiety. When our Child and Family Therapist talked with Sidney’s mom Tammy during intake, she learned some disturbing information […]

Jaylen’s Story

Jaylen was admitted to A Child’s Haven when he was two years old after exhibiting many different social, emotional and behavioral challenges. During the family’s intake, the ACH Child and Family Therapist learned that Jaylen had been diagnosed with Autism, was non-verbal, and would throw several destructive tantrums every day. After the intake process, Jaylen’s […]

ACH Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update – Reopen plan

Memo To: Public From: A Child’s Haven A Child’s Haven Reopen Plan After weeks of quarantine with teletherapy services, A Child’s Haven (ACH) is reopening our Treatment Center June 1 with heightened safety precautions in place. Please read below for a synopsis of our new safety precautions. Before entering the building: Each child, adult, and […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE – Closing Monday, 3/23

Memo To: Public From: A Child’s Haven We have decided suspend services on Monday, March 23rd . This means that we will not be providing transportation, childcare, or in-person treatment during this time. Our HOPE is to reopen to normal operations on April 6th; however, we will assess our reopening date and may decide to […]

Max’s Story

Max was referred to A Child’s Haven (ACH) to address his Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Parent-Child Relational issues. During the intake appointment, Max’s mother explained that “he gets into his own zone” meaning that when an adult would speak to him, he responded by acting like a baby, grunting and pointing. His mother also explained […]

Greenville News Opinion: How ACH seeks ‘transformative outcomes’ for abused, neglected children

Mental health issues affect all ages, and the mental health issues of our youngest children require serious clinical interventions to both heal the child and prevent potential deterioration of the entire family. The term Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) encompasses all types of abuse, neglect, and other traumatic experiences suffered by children under 18. These experiences, […]

A Child’s Haven Appoints Tanya Camunas Executive Director

Greenville, SC – On January 23, 2020, A Child’s Haven (ACH) Board of Directors voted to promote Tanya Camunas to Executive Director of the organization. Camunas now leads ACH’s efforts to provide therapeutic childcare to young at-risk children with social and emotional challenges while educating and supporting their caregivers. ACH Board of Directors President, Danny […]

Paige’s Story

  When she was only two years old, an outside foundation referred Paige to A Child’s Haven (ACH) to address social-emotional delays and behavioral concerns. During the intake appointment, Paige’s Foster Mother explained Paige was nonverbal and she had problems with her nonverbal communication as well. Paige also had a short attention span, was upset […]

Jacob’s Story

After a year and a half of trying different ways to help her foster son Jacob, Ava was referred to A Child’s Haven (ACH) when he was three years old, and she came into the intake with high hopes that ACH could help her little boy. Since Jacob was 18 months old, he developed a […]