PEP Assist

Working Together for All Kids

Even as a young child, Sandra Alheit felt uncomfortable about the way people with special needs were often treated. She specifically remembers a film about a child with autism who was isolated because of adults’ inability – and or even willingness – to understand the disorder. Sandra knew that was an all-too-real scenario for many
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PEP Day Treatment Centers

Every Child Has a Story

Extreme poverty, the unexpected loss of a loved one, neighborhood violence, household dysfunction. These are just a few of the traumatic circumstances and events that are all too familiar for many of the children and families served through PEP Day Treatment Centers. Experiences like these breed fear, distrust and anger. Literature can serve as a
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PEP Job Fair: Seeking Entry-Level and Experienced Applicants (May 6)

Since its founding in 1971, PEP has maintained that every child – no matter the situation, struggle or circumstance – should experience some joy in each day. We are looking for empathetic mental health professionals and educators committed to helping children with severe behavioral issues, emotional disturbances, autism and other special needs learn and grow.
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