Since 1973, Olive Crest has transformed the lives of over 60,000 abused, neglected, and at-risk children and their families. We work tirelessly to meet the individual needs of kids in crisis by providing safe homes, counseling, and education for both youth and parents. Our many innovative programs reflect our conviction that strengthening the family is one of the most powerful ways to help heal children. With unwavering compassion, the Olive Crest family maintains a lifelong commitment to the youth and families we serve even after they have graduated from our programs.
Established, proven, and respected, Olive Crest serves nearly 2,000 children and families each day throughout California, Nevada, and the Pacific Northwest.
Our Mission: Olive Crest is dedicated to Preventing child abuse, to Treating and Educating at-risk children and to Preserving the family… “One Life at a Time.”®
forty years of family
In recognition of Olive Crest’s 40th anniversary, we are sharing '40 Things' each month that will inspire you with opportunities, introductions, and stories.
See 40 Achievements!
View our calendar of events to see what's going on in your area.
smart & final mobile program
Now through July 7, all Smart & Final stores will be supporting Olive Crest through offering $1 mobiles at check-out.
safe at home
Angels Baseball and Stremicks Heritage Organic Milk have partnered with Olive Crest to ensure at-risk kids feel safe at home.
Join the team!
donate your vehicle
Now you can donate your vehicle to help Olive Crest.