Admissions

Located in Mansfield, Ohio, Foundations For Living is a secure, residential treatment center for youth, 11 – 17 years of age, with a minimum IQ of 65. Program tracks include a short-term assessment option and a long-term treatment program.

Long-Term Treatment Admission Criteria:

Males

  • Ages 11-17 in need of intensive mental health and/or substance-dependency treatment
  • Minimum IQ of 65
  • No current treatment needs for sex offenses
  • School eligible (no high school graduates/GED)

Females

  • Ages 11-17 in need of intensive mental health and/or substance-related disorder treatment
  • Minimum IQ of 65
  • No current treatment needs for sex offenses
  • School eligible (no high school graduates/GED)

Short-Term Admission Criteria:

  • No more than one admission to an emergency/acute psychiatric unit within the last three months
  • Is not being placed due to a letter of removal from another residential facility or is being transferred from another residential facility
  • IQ of 70 or higher and a reading level at the 7th grade level or higher
  • The youth is under the age of 18
  • May not be an adjudicated sex offender or have a GSI charge

Referrals

Please send referrals to Foundations For Living’s Admissions Department, via confidential fax at 419-589-7381 or call 419-589-5511 for further assistance.

To better help us understand the child, please include any assessments, placement history, legal history, substance abuse history, education history and medical information with your referral packet. Please include a contact name and phone number so that we may call you if we need additional information or clarification.

We are committed to timely review of referrals. We pride ourselves in responding to you within 24 hours of receiving the needed information.

Admissions

Please send admission paperwork, which can be downloaded below, to Foundations For Living’s Admissions Department, via confidential fax at 419-589-7381.

For more information or to schedule a potential assessment please call us at 419-589-5511.

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