Viking Volks Home and Family Services, Inc. is a non-profit, human service agency that has cared for children and families for over a century. According to the organization’s original by-laws, Viking Volks Home was founded to provide “a home for friendless, neglected boys and girls until suitable homes could be found, to detain and care for such truant and tramping boys and girls, to prevent the association of children and youth in jails and workhouses with old and hardened criminals and to seek enactment of such laws as may benefit children”.
The vision of Viking Volks Home and Family Services, Inc. is to be an innovative leader for children, families and communities in revitalizing humanity by:
• Restoring hope
• Building stability
• Creating connectedness
The mission of Viking Volks Home and Family Services, Inc. is to improve the lives of children and families. Independently or in partnership with public and private entities, the agency brings innovative, but practical approaches to identifying and addressing individual and community needs.