RHD has been serving at-risk youth for nearly 20 years. We pride ourselves in being at the forefront of progressive societal change with our innovative and individualized approach towards serving those who need us.
Offering an array of services that aim to meet the needs of underserved youth, RHD functions to achieve productive and emotionally fulfilling development among children and young adults. RHD supports community-based programs such as Children’s Outreach Services Program that function to dissolve behavioral and developmental barriers that hinder a child’s opportunity for progress.
RHD is a pioneer in creating a diverse array of unique, effective children’s services that have helped thousands of children and their families achieve their behavioral and educational goals.
'RHD really helped my family'
RHD’s diverse children’s services continuum, with a strong network of resources and the ability to provide different services based on the needs of different populations, has helped thousands of children and their families achieve their behavioral and education goals.
With an emphasis on a secure, therapeutic environment, programs such as Stepping Stones are designed to support RHD’s respectful and unique method for serving at risk youth. Since 2004, Stepping Stones has provided mental health services and education to elementary-aged children. With a multidisciplinary treatment team, this program aims to emphasize individual value and education through various therapy-oriented practices.
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RHD’s Children’s Interim Response Team provides time limited, immediate, emergency behavior specialist consulting and therapeutic staff support wraparound services in partnership with Behavioral Health Services. All referrals should be directed …Learn More
COSP provides intensive community-based services to emotionally or developmentally challenged children and adolescents (from birth to age 21). Service needs and treatment recommendations are based on team decisions to ensure …Learn More
Early Intervention provides treatment for infants and toddlers, birth to three years, with developmental delays. The program has a family focus on skill training to enhance developmental skills of the …Learn More
Winner of the 2011 Outstanding Global Work Award, presented by OD Network, Future Search Network is an international membership and training organization designed to stimulate innovative community planning using Future …Learn More
The RHD Youth and Family Team is a High Fidelity Wraparound Program that serves Philadelphia youth ages 13-16 and their families. The youth are referred to the team by the …Learn More
This community-based outpatient mental health treatment center includes psychiatrists and therapists providing comprehensive therapeutic mental health and drug and alcohol services to individuals, families, and groups. In addition, an administrative …Learn More
The New Beginnings Nonprofit Incubator provides small and startup nonprofit organizations with the support and resources they need to build their capacity and effectiveness. Its mission is to enhance the …Learn More
RHD’s diverse children’s services continuum, with a strong network of resources and the ability to provide different services based on the needs of different populations, has helped thousands of children …Learn More
RHD-RI School Services program is fully committed to preparing students for life after high school by providing them with hands-on community based experiences within real life settings. Participants take part …Learn More
School Therapeutic Services is an intensive, short-term service offered in selected schools in the Philadelphia School District. This program was developed to support students whose emotional and behavioral issues create …Learn More
Stepping Stones is a long-term partial hospital program serving children ages 6 to 11 from the Philadelphia area. The program provides specialized education services as well as individual, group and …Learn More
RHD’s STARS Program (formerly Mastery) works with a variety of Philadelphia charter schools to provide mental health / counseling services to students with an identified need. Our licensed clinicians maintain …Learn More
The Mazeway Project is based on the book, NAVIGATING THE MAZEWAY: Fulfilling Our Best Possibilities As Individuals and As Societies. The author, Tony Parrotto, defines three courses/processes: Life Mapping takes …Learn More
The Urban Youth Program trains college and high school students to work in residential or vocational settings with children or adults with developmental disabilities. The program provides other organizations with …Learn More