We deeply appreciate the many expressions of support and concern for the Episcopal Center for Children since our May announcement to suspend operations. Since then, ECC has been focused on assisting our students, their families, and our staff members to transition into new special education placements and employment opportunities. Over the past 125 years, it has been necessary several times for the Center to update its mission and to re-focus its efforts to best serve children and families. In the late 1950s the Center actually closed for two years as it advanced from an orphanage to a residential treatment and education program. We now find ourselves, again, reviewing our mission to determine how ECC can best serve children and families….