AMERICAN CHILDREN'S HOME - DSS LICENSED HOME

Contact: 336-357-7126 ,

Location: Lexington, Davidson County, NC

Length of service: More than 6 months

American Children's Home has a non-leveled family-style residential group home. Our campus has six cottages where we house children based on their age and development. We utilize our local resources for mental health and substance abuse treatment for children at ACH...But, we do have a clinician on staff that can assist in therapy and completing CCA's when children are from counties outside of their mental health LME.

Problem Areas Addressed:

  • Basic needs
  • Family - child welfare concerns
  • Family - family relationship quality
  • Community and peers - anti-social influences
  • Aggression - animal cruelty
  • Aggression - bullying/threatening
  • Aggression - violence (physical aggression)
  • Attitudes - attitudes toward authority
  • Attitudes - victim awareness
  • Skills - self-regulation skills
  • Skills - social skills

Maximum Age Served: : 21
Target Gender: : All

After Hours Availability:

24/7

Enrollment Requirement: :

  • Other

Counties Served:

Alamance , Alexander , Alleghany , Anson , Ashe , Avery , Beaufort , Bertie , Bladen , Brunswick , Buncombe , Burke , Cabarrus , Caldwell , Camden , Carteret , Caswell , Catawba , Chatham , Cherokee , Chowan , Clay , Cleveland , Columbus , Craven , Cumberland , Currituck , Dare , Davidson , Davie , Duplin , Durham , Edgecombe , Forsyth , Franklin , Gaston , Gates , Graham , Granville , Greene , Guilford , Halifax , Harnett , Haywood , Henderson , Hertford , Hoke , Hyde , Iredell , Jackson , Johnston , Jones , Lee , Lenoir , Lincoln , Macon , Madison , Martin , Mcdowell , Mecklenburg , Mitchell , Montgomery , Moore , Nash , New hanover , Northampton , Onslow , Orange , Pamlico , Pasquotank , Pender , Perquimans , Person , Pitt , Polk , Randolph , Richmond , Robeson , Rockingham , Rowan , Rutherford , Sampson , Scotland , Stanly , Stokes , Surry , Swain , Transylvania , Tyrrell , Union , Vance , Wake , Warren , Washington , Watauga , Wayne , Wilkes , Wilson , Yadkin , Yancey

Program Classification:

Basic Needs
> Housing/Shelter
--> Runaway/Youth Shelters

Payment Type:

  • Medicaid
  • No charge