Healing Children & Their Families
Child Haven is the principal, and oldest, Solano County community-based agency specializing in therapeutic services for children that have experienced abuse, neglect and childhood trauma. We offer professional, research and evidenced-based mental health treatment services for children ages birth to 18 years of age. Child Haven has treated over 9,400 infants, children and adolescents and has made a significant impact in Solano County.
To provide intensive therapeutic and developmental services for children and their families with the belief that early intervention, education, and targeted professional services will help children heal and families thrive.
Our actions are guided by the following values:
Child-focused: Our actions are always in the best therapeutic interest of children
Integrity: Our actions are ethical, legal and honest
Accessible: Our actions allow all children open access to our services
Tonya Burns was recently appointed the Executive Director of Child Haven Inc. in December 2019, following the retirement of Jane Johnson who had been in this position for more than 10 years. Ms. Burns has extensive experience leading and managing social programs. Most recently, she was the Executive Director of Children Today, a trauma-informed early care and education agency that primarily serves children experiencing homelessness and children served by Los Angeles County’s child welfare system. Prior to that, she was an Executive Director with Victor Community Support Services, responsible for programs located in Perris, CA, which included the Transition-Age Youth and Children’s Mental Health programs. She was also a Division Manager at Crystal Stairs Inc. and was responsible for all family service programs.
Board of Directors
Consultant, Local Government Solutions / Chair
Community Advocate / Vice Chair
Realtor, Keller Williams Realty / Secretary
Council Member, City of Vallejo & Realtor / Member At Large
President & CEO, YADARI Enterprises / Member At Large
Ret. Contra Costa County Deputy County Counsel / Member At Large
Community Advocate / Member At Large