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who we are.

Boys and Girls Home and Family   Services, Inc.’s programs provide a safe, effective, therapeutic living   environment for children ages 6-18 who are experiencing emotional, mental health and behavior challenges.

The average length of stay for   treatment is 3 to 6 months. Individualized treatment for each of our clients includes improving their psychological, emotional and  academic functioning. We work with the family in planning for a child’s return to home and reunite the child with the family when possible.

Children we serve

Our program treats children with a variety of behaviors and psychiatric diagnoses.

Behaviors and diagnoses may include the following:

Behaviors

Opposition and Defiance

Verbal/Physical Aggression

Destruction of Property

School Avoidance

Suicidal Thoughts or  Gestures

Self-abuse

Diagnoses

Depression

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Anxiety Disorder

Reactive Attachment Disorder

ADHD

Trauma Informed Care.

We provide trauma-informed interventions to assist children and adolescents  in coping with traumatic events. This process is designed to strengthen and enrich client skills through team building and problem solving as well as increase each child’s sense of safety, self-esteem, self-control and their ability to sustain meaningful relationships with friends and family.

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Accreditation.

Boys and Girls Home and Family Services, Inc. has earned the Gold Standard of Accreditation by the Joint Commission and is continually monitored by the Commission to ensure our practices are accommodating the needs of our clients.