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Youth Villages

Youth Villages provides help for children and young people across the United States who face a wide range of emotional, mental and behavioral problems. We work to find solutions using proven treatment models that strengthen the child’s family and support systems and dramatically improve their long-term success. Youth Villages helped more than 25,000 children young people and their families this year.

Residential Treatment
Intensive In-Home Treatment
Foster care and adoption
Specialized Crisis Services and crisis support

Since 1994, our organization has tracked every child who completes a program and has recorded consistently high success rates. In 2017, 86 percent of the children are still living successfully at home with their families 24 months after completing their program.

As a leader in the field of children’s mental and behavioral health, Youth Villages earns its status as one of the nation’s most promising results-oriented nonprofits, as recognized by Harvard Business School, U.S. News & World Report and the White House.
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Additional Culture Details

These are our nine stated Values:

1) Kids needs come first … Always.
We make every decision in the best interest of each child. We adapt our programs to accommodate the special needs of children and
families. Often we make personal sacrifices in order to help children and families achieve their potential.

2) Children are raised best by their families.
When at all possible, children belong with their families. We help families provide the support and structure that all children need.

3) We provide a safe place.
We provide care and treatment for children in an open, safe environment. We ensure that young people are physically and emotionally safe.

4) We strive to achieve positive, lasting results.
We help children and families develop skills to live successfully by focusing on areas that have a long-term impact on the family.

5) We are committed to our staff.
We recognize the many challenges our staff face each day. We value teamwork and help staff achieve their potential through an atmosphere
of open communication, learning and fun.
6) We are each responsible for providing the highest level of service to our customers.
We deliver our best by listening and responding to our customers … every time, every day.

7) We constantly improve our performance to achieve excellence.
We measure our efforts by assessing our strengths and needs to identify areas for improvement. We believe that anything can be made better.

8) We create new programs to meet the needs of children, families and the community.
We develop innovative programs that serve children and families facing the most challenging circumstances. Our entrepreneurial spirit leads us to test the limits of existing services and create new opportunities.

9) We do what we say we do.
Our mission and values are more than just something we talk about. They guide all of our decisions. We believe that our integrity can only
be measured by how we live by these values each day.
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We are each responsible for providing the highest level of service to our customers.
We deliver our best by listening and responding to our customers … every time, every day.

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