The mission of Counseling Partners of Los Angeles is to serve at-risk and under-served students living in Los Angeles by providing a low-cost, school-based program that delivers essential counseling and support services students need in order to grow toward their full potential emotionally, intellectually, morally and socially.
CPLA is a leading partner in working to strengthen school communities, by providing services that create hope, empowerment and success for all students and their families.
We believe that every child deserves the right to reach their full potential. We believe our work is defined by the characteristics, uniqueness, needs and promise of the students, families and school communities we serve. We believe that our students, families and school communities are deserving of quality programs and services to increase their chances for a bright future. We believe in strong, collaborative partnerships that promote trust, respect and human dignity. We believe that our volunteer counselors are our greatest assets and act as the driving force for positive change in our organization and in supporting our students, families and school communities. We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards, honesty, integrity, and transparency in all that we do.