This program works to support high-risk youth and their families to decrease re-arrests, re-hospitalizations, truancy, and residential placement. The program’s goal is to empower the client and his or her family and create self-sufficiency. Families Forward can work with child up to 90 days before discharge.
Mental Health Systems: Families Forward
Intensive case management, crisis intervention, mental health services, treatment groups, medication management, educational support, resource linkage
6-21 years old, have Medi-Cal or be involved with CWS or the probation system, at risk for losing placement at home or transitioning back home with a return/discharge date, have a mental health diagnosis and meet medical necessity criteria
Types of Needs:
Outpatient Services for Mental Health
Transition Resource Categories
We do not endorse any specific organization listed nor are we responsible for ensuring the quality of the services listed. Users should always select services at their own discretion. Additionally, this information is subject to change as funding for programs can shift over time, though we do our very best to keep the resource center as up-to-date as possible.