- Do you provide respite services for children?
No, we do not provide respite services. We are a residential program for children
who have significant emotional and behavioral conditions who cannot live with their
- Do you take boys or girls?
Each program varies on the population served. For specific gender and age criteria
please contact the Residential Department at 716-884-3802.
- I’m going through a tough time. Could my child stay there for a short period of
Each program has specific admission criteria. There are resources that may be able
to assist families who are experiencing difficulties. For more information you may
contact Crisis Services at 716-834-3131.
- Do you provide hostel services?
No, we are not a hostel. We provide therapeutic services to children who have significant
emotional and behavioral conditions who are unable to live with their parents. To
locate hostel services in Western New York you can call 716-852-5222.
- How would I have my child admitted to your program?
We accept referrals from a variety of resources. Each program’s oversight agency
determines specific admission criteria (Office of Mental Health, Office of Child
and Family Services). Please contact the Residential Department at 716-884-3802
for more information. You may also send a referral to
- What is your program model?
We are a residential program that provides individualized treatment in a therapeutic
milieu. We utilize a Collaborative Problem Solving philosophy of care. Services
are provided by highly skilled staff in a homelike setting.