Maryvale is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Founded in 1856 by the Daughters of Charity it has been serving children of the Greater Los Angeles area for over 150 years.
It is a safe haven for children who have recently been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or abandonment - children in the midst of crisis. The program provides short-term care in a specialized setting. Children receive immediate medical attention & educational, social emotional assessments that assist Child Protective Services & the dependency court in making the best decisions possible as they plan for the child’s future care.
Maryvale Main: (626) 280-6510
7600 East Graves Avenue
Rosemead, California 91770
In Los Angeles in the mid-1800s there was no child welfare system—no safety net for the underserved. Children who were orphaned or abandoned found themselves roaming the streets, struggling for survival and entirely dependent on the generosity of strangers.