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Admissions

Admissions to Foundations for Living

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:

Boys

  • 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)

Girls

  • 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 seventh grade level or higher
  • The youth is under the age of 18
  • May not be an adjudicated sex offender or have a GSI charge

Insurance Accepted

  • Ohio Medicaid
  • Buckeye Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Paramount Advantage
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • Molina Healthcare

Admissions

Please send admission paperwork, which can be found in our Intake Packet, 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.

Providing Hope for Youth

If an adolescent you know is struggling and suffering, Foundations for Living is here to help. We provide residential treatment services for troubled adolescents ages 11–17 struggling with behavioral health, as well as several specialized services for teen girls. Call 419-589-5511 today to speak with us about how we can help.