Children's Initiatives

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The goal of Cornerstone is to maintain a consistent relationship between service provider and youth and provide support and guidance as these youth transition to adulthood. Download >> CHOICES provides intensive, short-term, individual, family and group counseling services to parents, youth and/or families referred by the Third Judicial Court (Family Division.) Download >>
Home-based Services aims to resolve the issues which have prevented your child from thriving in home, school, work or other social settings. Download >> Infant Mental Health offers home-based services to provide parent(s) or caregiver(s) support and infant/toddler support... Download >>
PMTO is an evidence-based best practice approach that recognizes the vital role parents play as being the primary change agent within the family. Download >> A PSP is a parent/caregiver of a child with emotional, behavioral or other mental health challenge. Download >>
Services for LGBTQ2S Youth provides short-term and long-term residential safe space and support services for runaway, homeless and at-risk gay, lesbian, bi-attractional, transgender and questioning youth in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan. Download >> (DHS) SED Waiver Services offer enhanced community based services to children/youth in Foster Care, who are at risk of psychiatric hospitalization, utilizing the Wraparound Model. Download >>
Support Services details the services available for Children, Youth & Families in Wayne County. Download >> Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is an outpatient or home-based service aimed at helping children overcome the negative effects of trauma. Download >>
Wraparound is a team-driven process involving the family, child, natural supports, agencies and community services. Download >> Youth Peer Support Specialist (YPSS) is a peer-to-peer service for youth with a Severe Emotional Disturbance (SED) designation. This service can be provided one-on-one or in a group setting to support and assist the youth in accordance with their plan of service goals.Download >>
Youth United is a youth leadership initiative that promotes youth voice and youth partnerships in Wayne County System of Care (SOC) using positive youth development values and philosophy. Download >>