Located on the grounds of the South Mountain Restoration Center in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, the Abraxas Youth Center is a multi-service residential facility. Nationally recognized as a leading provider of secure juvenile firesetter treatment, the program also specializes in secure sexual offender treatment and secure habitual offender treatment. We also offer both secure detention and shelter care services.
The secure environment of our treatment programs emphasizes safety, structure and accountability in a high-respect culture. The program serves delinquent male youth ages 12 to 18 in the secure unit and male and female youth ages 10 to 18 in the detention and shelter units.
The Abraxas Youth Center is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and is partnering with the Sanctuary Institute for clinical and organizational change.
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