Intensive Treatment Foster Care —

The Kindred Family Focus Treatment Foster Care program provides in-home care for children with severe emotional and behavioral problems. Specialized, highly trained and educated foster parents are certified in medication monitoring and crisis intervention.

Snapshot


Treatment Foster Care


Youth Served: Youth, ages birth to 21, who can benefit from the structure and modeling of a strong, healthy foster family, counseling, and treatment.

Program Model/Services:
  • Counseling and treatment for severe emotional and behavioral issues
  • Recommendation from a mental health professional
  • Prior out-of-home placement(s) or risk of out-of-home care
  • Specially trained and educated foster parents
  • Wrap Around treatment team
  • Trauma-sensitive care

Referral Sources:
  • Departments of Juvenile Services
  • County Human Service Agencies
  • Law Enforcement
  • Community Programs

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