Abraxas Youth & Family Services operates a variety of residential, community-based, alternative education,
and shelter services across four states. Abraxas provides innovative and quality treatment services for youth
who have experienced significant difficulty functioning in their homes, schools and communities. In a safe,
nurturing and structured environment, we empower young men and women to make positive changes in their behavior,
their attitude and their beliefs.
Abraxas offers proven expertise and specialized treatment options for youth with histories of delinquency,
behavioral disorders, mental health and emotional disorders, substance abuse, firesetting, sexually abusive
behaviors, sexual exploitation and educational issues. Abraxas also provides a variety of substance abuse
treatment options in both residential and community based settings for adults.
Abraxas utilizes evidence-based practices to foster personal growth and build the life skills and competencies
necessary for individuals to become responsible and productive members of society. We provide a continuum of
quality services in safe, culturally competent, and gender appropriate environments. Our therapeutic and
educational services are strength based, client centered, family oriented, and trauma focused.