Contact Admissions

Residential Care

The Omaha Home for Boys Inspiration Hill Residential Care Program is for high school age boys and young men from across the state of Nebraska. Youth in our Residential Care Program must be court-ordered for admission.


  • Court involvement and court-ordered to Omaha Home for Boys
  • A psychological evaluation from the past year, including an IQ score
  • Additional documentation may be requested

Application Process

  • The Admissions Manager will schedule an interview and campus tour with the youth and legal guardian.
  • If a youth is accepted into the program, additional documentation is required prior to intake. This will be followed by developing a treatment/reunification program for the youth and guardians.


Jesse Cardenas
Residential Living Manager
4343 N. 52nd St.
Omaha, NE 68104

402.457.7184 | F 402.457.7162

Transitional Living

Jacobs’ Place is a transitional living program that assists young men and women ages 17 to 20 who wish to learn the skills needed to live independently. Jacobs’ Place accepts private referrals and youth who have or will “age out” of foster care.

Submit Referral

  Transitional Living application form (PDF)


  • Completed application
  • Interview with Program Manager or assigned staff

Application Process

  • Mail, email or fax application
  • The Program Manager will interview the applicant.
  • A Mental Status Exam may be required.
  • If the applicant is accepted into the program, additional documentation may be required prior to intake. An intake meeting is scheduled with the applicant (and legal guardian for applicants under the age of 19)


Bailey Perry
Transitional Living Manager
Jacobs’ Place
4343 N 52nd Street, Omaha, NE 68104

402.457.7051 | F 402.457.7017

Branching Out

Branching Out  is an independent living program for young women and men ages 14 to 24 who are current or former state wards.

 Branching Out application form (PDF)


  • Current or former ward documentation
  • Completed referral from caseworker or self referral if 19 or older

Application Process

  • Attend Project Everlast Orientation or mail, email or fax referral form
  • A Branching Out Independent Living Specialist will schedule an intake meeting with the applicant


Keenan Page
Independent Living Employment Manager
Omaha Home for Boys
4343 N. 52nd St.
Omaha, NE 68104

402.457.7189 | F 402.457.7111

Mary Marrero
Independent Living Education Manager
Omaha Home for Boys
4343 N. 52nd St.
Omaha, NE 68104

402.457.7186 | F 402.457.7111