Hilltop Residential Youth Services

Residential Services

Treatment, education and support for youth and their families

Hilltop’s Residential Youth Services (RYS) is a 22-bed facility with separate residences for boys and girls located on a 7-acre campus in Grand Junction, Colorado. Once a youth’s basic needs are met, treatment begins. During the initial intake, program staff evaluate each individual’s mental, emotional, and physical health to develop treatment plans tailored to the youth’s unique needs.

RYS Provides

  • 24-hour structured and supervised residential setting
  • Comprehensive mental health treatment including anger management, coping skills, medication assessment, family education, building self-worth, and accountability
  • Individual, family, and group counseling
  • A living environment that provides responsibility for his/her behavior and consequences
  • Nursing coverage and psychiatric services available 24 hours a day
  • Case managers coordinate care with families, mental health providers, medical providers, and other support systems
  • Drug and alcohol treatment with state certified addiction counselors
  • Offense specific treatment
  • Colorado Department of Education approved educational opportunities
  • Life skills, recreational, social, vocational, and experiential learning
  • Positive community involvement

Who We Serve

  • Young people ages 12 to 18
  • Youth in need of behavioral and academic improvement through therapeutic, social, educational, and recreational programming
  • Youth who have demonstrated significant mental health needs and cannot be maintained in a less restrictive setting
  • Those in need of services regarding neglect, chemical dependency, criminal choices, self-harm, physical, emotional, and/or sexual abuse

Admission Forms

Information on how to download and submit admission forms.

Additional Services

Non-residential services include Therapeutic Day Treatment, Experiential Learning, and Transitional Living.

Contact Us

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