Cary Home for Children
Tippecanoe County Government Youth Services will not discriminate against any employee, applicant for employment, client, youth, or family member with regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, ancestry, status as a veteran or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local law ("Protected Characteristics").
Our Treatment Staff
Our Treatment Staff is comprised of Masters Level Therapists, trained Adolescent Childcare Specialists/Workers, and a Licensed Practical Nurse.
The treatment staff share the primary goals of:
- Teaching and training residents how to eliminate violence, harmful choices, and substance abuse from their lives by providing and encouraging appropriate alternatives to coping and problem solving.
- Assisting in the development of healthy living patterns and relationships, based on respect for themselves and others through a level-based behavior modification program that includes individual, group, and family therapy sessions.
Our Extended Programs
Additional components of Cary Home's continuum of care include:
- Aggression Replacement Training
- Boys Council
- Day Reporting
- Girls Circle
- Juvenile Justice Jeopardy
- Let's Talk
- Multi-Systemic Therapy
- Pregnancy Prevention
- Teen Parenting
So, What's All the Talk About Cary Home?
"The Cary Home staff care about others and take time out of their day to help us kids." - CHG Resident, Age 13
"Cary Home helps you think positively about the goals you want to achieve. The staff is always willing to help you meet these goals and reach your full potential." - RTC Unit Resident, Age 17
"Cary Home helps you decide where you are going later in life by helping you choose the correct path" - ISU Resident, Age 15
"Cary Home is full of dedicated staff that cares about each child's success in the future." - Cary Home Staff
"Parenting sessions have increased my discipline, consequence, and parenting strategies. Any parent would profit from the information given at these sessions." - Parent of Program Participant
Cary Home for Children uses an individualized approach to prepare youth for successful re-entry to the community through:
- Behavior Modification
- Case Management
- Community Engagement
- Educational Support
- Family Services
- 100% Engagement
- 100% Safety
- 100% Success