Referrals

Juvenis Care Services provides emergency and planned medium and long term care for children and young people aged between 9 – 18 years who:

  • Require a therapeutic alternative to a family placement
  • Have suffered multiple placement breakdowns
  • Have emotional, behavioural and social difficulties and complex needs
  • Present challenging behaviour
  • Have been neglected or abused
  • Have suffered trauma and loss
  • Suffer from attachment difficulties
  • Have ADHD
  • Are in mainstream or special education
  • Have mild to moderate learning difficulties
  • Need to develop identity and self-esteem
  • Need to learn social and interpersonal skills

We have a dedicated referral team. Our referral process follows the stages below On receipt of a placement request the team:

  • Review the applicant's history and circumstances
  • Assess whether the applicant meets the home’s general admission criteria
  • Assess the composition of the home’s current residents

Emergency Placements – JCS will accept same day referrals 8am-8pm