The Nexus Family of Treatment Programs offers a wide array of services for children and families through programs operated by Nexus, a Minnesota nonprofit corporation, its nonprofit subsidiaries, and affiliates. While these programs are operated by separate and distinct legal entities, they share an underlying adherence to the Nexus Cornerstone Values and Guiding Principles and enjoy the efficiency and economy of coordinated management functions.
Gerard Academy is operated by Gerard Treatment Program, LLC, a Minnesota limited liability company, and a nonprofit subsidiary of Nexus.
Kindred Family Focus is a Minnesota nonprofit subsidiary of Nexus.
Woodbourne Center programs are operated by Woodbourne Center, Inc., a Maryland nonprofit corporation, and a nonprofit affiliate of Nexus.
In the interest of providing high-quality services at an affordable cost, by written agreement, Nexus provides Gerard Treatment Programs, LLC; Kindred Family Focus; and Woodbourne Center, Inc., with administrative services.
The staff of Gerard Academy, Kindred Family Focus, and Woodbourne Center are now, and have always been, the employees of Gerard Treatment Programs, LLC; Kindred Family Focus; and Woodbourne Center, Inc., respectively. For the sake of convenience and continuity among programs of affiliated entities, this website and marketing materials refer to “Nexus,” but that term should be read to mean the individual subsidiary or affiliate name, as listed above.