Abraxas Youth & Family Services
Abraxas Youth & Family Services operates a variety of residential, community-based, alternative education, detention and shelter services across five 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.