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Youth Services Program

 High Management Group Home • Intensive Family Services 

Columbia Youth Home (CYH)

•  Accepts statewide referrals from approved state agencies in South Carolina.

•  Services males ages 11-21.

•  Programming based on the individual needs of the clients.

•  Program focus is to transition residents to a less restrictive environment and promote
   family reunification.

•  Individual, group, and family therapy is conducted on site.

•  Off-site Clinical Day Program/School services are available with referral.

•  Independent Living Program Component which includes:  employment opportunities, off-site
   GED program, trade programs, technical school or college placement upon obtaining GED
   or High School Diploma.

•  24 hour resident supervision provided by staff that hold a degree and have experience
   working with this particular population.

•  Video surveillance to provide a safe and secure environment for residents.

•  24 hour on-call clinical crisis intervention.

**Do you have a report of sexual abuse, harrasment, or misconduct at the
   Columbia Youth Home you would like to report?
    Click here to contact the PREA Coordinator.


Intensive Family Services (IFS)

•  AWS offers time limited interventions delivered within the home and community environment.

•  Clinical services are delivered using a Family Group Decision model.

•  Coordination and linkage to community services and resources are available.

•  Offers Crisis Management to help stabilize clients in the home environment.


Children, At-Risk Youth Services in Columbia, SC

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