Transitional Services for Teen Girls/Mothers (Denver) - Denver Area Youth Services (DAYS)

Denver - Denver Area Youth Services (DAYS)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Kearney Street Program is a mutual care placement program for teen mothers and their children. Services include:
- Housing
- Supervision
- Support groups
- Education
- Childcare
- Parenting skills classes
- Independent living classes
- Vocational training

This program also specializes in proctor placement for adolescent females without children who are transitioning back into the community from juvenile detention facilities.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Intake RequirementsReferral is required from local Social Services office and the DYC (Division of Youth Corrections).
 
Client Information
GenderFemale
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityAdolescent females ages 14 - 19 with or without children ages birth to 5. Program participants must be in school, in training, or working full-time. Call for additional requirements.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Specific Hours: 24 hours/7 days a week (On Call Hours)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Sally Gerdes
Contact's Position Program Manager
Contact's Phone (720) 212-3113
Contact's Email sgerdes@denveryouth.org
Physical Site Address 1 1530 W 13th Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80204
Main Phone (303) 698-2300 (Denver Area Youth Services)
Fax (720) 253-0808
Web Address www.denveryouthservices.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Area Youth Services (DAYS)
Affiliated Program: Denver - Denver Area Youth Services (DAYS)
This Service: Transitional Services for Teen Girls/Mothers (Denver) - Denver Area Youth Services (DAYS)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Home Placement (PH-2400.1900)