We meet youth where they need us most.

Our Mission

Empowering youth to realize their unique potential by meeting essential needs, cultivating resiliency, and building community.


Our Vision

A world in which every youth experiences life in all its fullness.


Our Values and the Meaning Behind Them


We recognize the inherent worth and promote the well-being of every client and colleague.


We offer evidence-based, high-quality programming and provide exceptional care and service.


We cultivate a sense of belonging and solidarity among colleagues and advocate for racial equality and social justice throughout our communities.




Rooted in history, backed by best practices

Epworth has been successful at evolving and meeting the needs of youth in the St. Louis region since 1864.

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Epworth's March 2021 Colleague Recognition

Birthdays, anniversaries, and a big welcome to new colleagues!

Keeping our Epworth community informed.

Newsletters, financial reports, yearly reports and more!

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