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The Group Home Program with Follow Along Services is a community based residential program, for males and females between the ages of 12 to 18 years of age. We provide a safe nurturing environment, located in the heart of Fall River.
The Old Colony YMCA Group Home with Follow Along Services will work with clients, families, and community support systems to help achieve common goals. In accepting this challenge, the Group Home has developed a program through which our clients can be assessed, motivated, and challenged to begin the resolution of their individual and family problems. Within this therapeutic environment, the clients are provided with a team of highly skilled and trained professionals, who coordinate their efforts to meet client needs.
Our focus is to provide useful, practical effective interventions which assist with your return to community living
Old Colony YMCA team members utilize the Developmental Asset framework to maximize the potential for the individual as well as the family. Developmental Assets are essential building blocks for youth’s successful growth and development. These are 40 qualities and positive experiences that youth need to transition successfully into adulthood.
Below they are divided into eight categories:
Katherine Crossley, LMHC