The Children's Village
The Children's Village is a nonprofit charitable organization that specializes in working with at-risk youth in New York. The Children's Village serves children, teens and families through a variety of innovative residential and community-based programs including: An achievement-focused residential school that turns struggling students into high school graduates. Programs that support families dealing with troubled teens. Adoptive and foster homes. An innovative Crisis Residence that helps children avoid the stigma and trauma of psychiatric hospitalization. Programs that divert first-time youth offenders from entering the juvenile justice system. A supported housing program that helps youth become self-sufficient and avoid long-term dependency on social services. A teen shelter and street outreach program that provide safety and support to Westchester teens who are runaways or street-involved.