Welcome to

Ridge View Youth Services Center

A COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES/DIVISION OF YOUTH  SERVICES FACILITY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Ridge View Youth Services Center provides innovative treatment and individualized services within a safe and nurturing environment. Our Integrated Care Model™ program promotes student pride in their school, offers opportunities for positive change, and the unlimited potential for achievement.

Ridge View’s dedicated staff are child advocates who have worked with this population for 20 years and, in collaboration with parents and stakeholders, have served over 8,000 Colorado youth. Helping students achieve a bright and meaningful future is our passion.

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The Program

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    Strengths-based approach.

    Begins with a foundation of safety, fostered through caring relationships with qualified, trained staff.

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    Comprehensive, complete assessments.

    Measures student risks, needs and strengths, so services are tailored to each individual.

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    Prescriptive, Individualized Treatment Plans.

    Provides cognitive-behavioral and trauma-informed care, individual, group and family therapy to address student risks and needs.

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    Skill Development.

    Academic, athletic, vocational and social-emotional skills fostered in a supportive, high school environment.

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    Student achievements.

    Credit recovery, GEDs, high school diplomas, enlistments, employment opportunities, scholarships and post-secondary education.

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Rite of Passage improves the lives of youth. Help our students become tomorrow’s leaders by referring a student to our admissions team, through donating to the Passageway Scholarship Foundation, joining our team of professionals, volunteering or by getting the latest news from Ridge View Youth Services Center.