Ministry of Children's Services

Government of Alberta - Yellowhead Youth Centre


Description
Offers a therapeutic campus-based treatment facility for youth receiving child intervention services.

Service offers:

  • a campus-based care treatment facility designed to meet the therapeutic needs of adolescents and their families

Includes:

  • integration of the daily living component with individualized and comprehensive case management
  • a therapeutic and safe environment that meets the client's needs
  • daily living routines
  • supervision
  • crisis intervention
  • individual and group behaviour management
  • activities programming
  • skill-based and information groups
  • individual and group counselling
  • family support and therapy
  • psychiatric and psychological assessment and treatment
  • medical services
  • Indigenous / cultural supports / resources
  • transition supports
  • educational services
Key Provider: child and youth care workers, contracted pediatricians and psychiatrists, Indigenous cultural resource people, nurses, psychologists, recreation therapists, teachers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 12 to 17 years
  • who are involved with Children's Services in Alberta
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral required from a Children's Services caseworker
  • contact the office and speak to a caseworker about your concerns
  • visit website to find a local office
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-454-0411
Fax
780-422-2811
Web Site
http://www.alberta.ca/childrens-services-office-locations.aspx
Email
yellowheadyouthcentre@gov.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Provincial Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 28, 2021
Address
12320 124 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5L 0N4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM