Specialized Alternatives for Families and Youth (SAFY) of America is a leading national nonprofit organization providing a full continuum of services for children and youth in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. Building upon our reputation as a leader in quality treatment foster care services, our comprehensive programs and services include early intervention and prevention services, home- and community-based interventions, out-of-home placements, reunification and aftercare services provided with the goal of improving the health and quality of life of our nation’s most vulnerable children and families.
SAFY’s ability to deliver impactful program and service solutions to children and families, as well as our commitment to provide measurable results, increased the safety and permanency of 18,741 youth and families in 2012. In addition, SAFY is a national leader in developing evidence-based programming and strategies PROVEN effective in reducing recidivism, substance abuse and/or anti-social behavior. Many evidence-based programs and services have been offered by SAFY for decades, including Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care (MTFC), mentoring, group counseling, case management, family preservation, and independent living services.
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