Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty is a southeast Iowa initiative that is bringing the community together to impact our neighbors who are struggling with poverty. Bridges brings people from all sectors and economic classes together to improve job retention rates, build resources, improve outcomes, and support those who are moving out of poverty.

Adolescent and Adult Substance Abuse Program

The Adolescent and Adult Substance Abuse Program (ASAP) provides outpatient treatment, the length, and intensity of which varies for each client and is tailored specifically to their needs. ASAP believes families are essential to the recovery process and are considered an important part of the treatment team. ASAP offers individual and group sessions, based on […]

Mental Health Services

Young House Family Services provides comprehensive services of high quality and integrity. Services are designed to include comprehensive assessments to evaluate the emotional, behavioral, and mental health needs of each client. Young House Family Services therapists are trained in trauma-focused interventions and provide services to individuals of all ages. Services are available in both the […]

Trauma-Informed Care Training

Trauma-Informed Care Training teaches participants about the long-term consequences of trauma on individuals and the community. Trauma-Informed Care reframes the thought process of, “What’s wrong with you?” to “What’s happened to you?” This philosophy gives an understanding that all people we encounter could have experienced trauma in some way. How can we help and encourage […]

Adoption Services

Jan Shelman, YHFS, with the Ellsbury children

Young House Family Services is a licensed child-placing facility in the state of Iowa and offers home studies, home study updates, and post adoption services, both domestically and internationally. Young House works closely with your placing agency to ensure compliance with State, Federal, and Hague Adoption Convention regulations.

River Cross Dual Diagnosis Residential Treatment Program

River Cross provides assistance in linking to referral programs, service providers, medical care and appropriate treatment programs, personal support services and assistance in meeting basic human needs. On site individual and group substance abuse counseling and mental health therapy, medication support and monitoring, housing and living arrangements, crisis intervention and social rehabilitation is provided. Other […]