we are here for children & families 

Preschool & Childcare Center opening in Morningside!


    Our Stella Sanford Child Development program is now enrolling

children ages 2 - 5 years at our new location:

6100 Morningside Avenue

Sioux City, IA 51106


For more information call 712-255-6832 or email kosburn@crittentoncenter.org  Private tours available!



We are more then just teaching the ABC's and 1,2,3's, we also focus on the emotional and social aspects of life, giving children the tools they need for learning and living.



Crittenton Center is thrilled to be able to serve families in the Morningside area!




For more information or to enroll your child:

Call (712) 255-6832

We can schedule a private tour, discuss enrollment or answer any questions you may have!

Crittenton Center's Impact

Annually, Crittenton Center and it's programs help over 2,000 individuals by providing 200 children ages birth to 17 a safe place to stay at our Emergency Shelter, over 1,500 individuals receive parenting education and support through our Healthy Opportunities for Parents to Experience Success (HOPES), Resource Center, over 150 children have access to quality childcare and preschool at Stella Sanford Child Development, and more than 40 teens and disabled adults are living independently in our Supervised Apartment Living (SAL) and Project Help programs.

2021 Board of Directors


Crittenton Center has a history of support from some of the most prominent community leaders in our area.


The following members provide invaluable support and guidance to the organization.


Terrie Rasheed, President

Jeremy Uhl, Vice President

Skye Sample, Secretary

Jamie Ahrendt, Treasurer

Terri Curry

Melissa Lanzourakis-Joens

Larry Obermeyer

Deric Redmond

Susie Strohbeen

Karleen Waller


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