Residential Youth Services - Alternative Homes for Youth (AHFY)

Alternative Homes for Youth (AHFY)

Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ServiceTreats adolescent males with:
- Sexually abusive behaviors
- Substance abuse challenges
- Mental health challenges
- Challenges with other criminogenic behaviors (ages 13-20) under a RCCF license

Treats youth that are dually-diagnosed, according to the Diagnostic and Statistical manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IVTR), with such classifications as:
- Adjustment disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Depression
- Attention hyperactivity disorder
- Several other DSM-IVTR distinctions.

Youth also must meet these minimum criteria for admission:
- Male youth 13 to 20 years of age
- Youth able to keep self and others safe without constant redirection
- (Offense specific) Youth with current sexual offense adjudications
- (Offense specific) Youth who are in the process of being adjudicated for a sexual crime, or
- (Offense specific) Youth who have been adjudicated of other crimes, and have inappropriate sexual behavior toward others that were not included in their adjudication, but need to be addressed, or
- (Offense Specific) Youth who admitted guilt and are invested in changing their sexually abusive behavior
- (Offense Specific) Youth with sexual or incestuous crimes against other children
- Youth with adequate intelligence and social functioning (IQ at least 80)
- Youth requiring treatment for mental health challenges including but not limited to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Bi-Polar Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Youth with other criminogenic challenges including but not limited to starting fires, trespassing, theft, substance abuse, etc.
LocationWeld County
Geographical AreaWeld County
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityMale youth in custody of social services
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesProgram Fees
Fee AmountsCall for current fees.
Hours of Operation 24 hours/7 days a week
Contact Information
Contact's Name Erica Roush
Contact's Position Clinical Director
Contact's Phone (970) 353-6010
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 1110 M St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Greeley, CO 80631
Main Phone (970) 353-6010
Hotline Phone (303) 940- 5540 (Intake Coordinator)
Fax (970) 353-5636
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Alternative Homes for Youth (AHFY)
Affiliated Program: Alternative Homes for Youth (AHFY)
This Service: Residential Youth Services - Alternative Homes for Youth (AHFY)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adolescent/Youth Counseling (RP-1400.8000-050)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (RD-1500)
Independent Living Communities/Complexes (BH-7000.5100-330)
Rational Emotive Therapy (RD-7000)