Location: Greensboro, Guilford County, NC

Length of service: 1 to 3 months

Helping Youth Pursue Excellence (HYPE) is a new Medicaid-based program within Alexander Youth Network’s Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program. HYPE provides a series of structured individual, family, and group activities and services in an outpatient setting designed to assist adolescents with addiction disorders. The goal is to begin recovery and learn skills for recovery maintenance while providing education in wellness and life skills.

Problem Areas Addressed:

  • Family - family relationship quality
  • Family - parenting skills
  • Community and peers - anti-social influences
  • Alcohol and drugs - treatment
  • Attitudes - attitudes toward authority
  • Attitudes - victim awareness
  • Skills - self-regulation skills
  • Skills - social skills

Minimum Age Served: 13
Maximum Age Served: : 18
Target Gender: : All

After Hours Availability:


Enrollment Requirement: :

  • Comprehensive clinical assessment
  • Interview
  • Referral form
  • Other

Counties Served:


Program Classification:

Individual and Family Life
> Individual and Family Support Services
--> Wraparound Facilitation/Community Support

Payment Type:

  • Health choice
  • Medicaid