Prevention, Intervention, and Behavioral Health
The primary focus of the PIBH Division is to provide an array of services for children, youth, adults, and families to teach them to stay healthy, gain valuable and necessary life skills, and have a safe living environment.
Program activities are delivered in a variety of settings including school classrooms, community centers and churches, in the family home, group homes, on the streets and out in the community.
The new division is comprised of 21 individual service components.
Amistad Crisis Shelter
YDI Amistad Crisis Shelter operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and also offers a 24-hour hotline. It offers the following services: crisis intervention, assessment, counseling/therapy, recreational activities, life and social skills training, case management, educational/vocational assistance, job training skills and referral assistance.
Discharged to safe living environment
Neutral Corner provides supervised visitation and exchange services for families going through separation and/or divorce or couples impacted by domestic violence.