Admissions


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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.

Requirements

  • 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.

Contact

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

402.457.7184 | F 402.457.7162

 jcardenas@omahahomeforboys.org

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)

Requirements

  • 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)

Contact

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

402.457.7051 | F 402.457.7017

 bperry@omahahomeforboys.org

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)

Requirements

  • 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

Contact

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

402.457.7189 | F 402.457.7111

 kpage@omahahomeforboys.org

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

402.457.7186 | F 402.457.7111

 mmarrero@omahahomeforboys.org

Clinical Services

The Clinical Services Program offers a number of behavioral and mental health services including evaluations, day reporting, family support, intensive family preservation, intensive outpatient programs and outpatient programs, to help clients achieve goals. 

Requirements 

  • Individuals seeking day reporting, family support or intensive family preservation must have court involvement

Referral Form

Application Process 

    • After submission of the referral form, the Clinical Director will contact the applicant
  • An assessment will be conducted to determine the level of care needed

Contact 

Daryl Howard, MS, LIMHP
Clinical Director 

402.457.7042  |  F 402.457.7024 

 clinicaladmissions@omahahomeforboys.org 

Supportive Housing 

The Supportive Housing Program is an independent living program for young adults ages 18 to 26 who are seeking safe, affordable housing while working on the skills needed to live independently. 

Requirements 

  • Young adults ages 18 to 26
  • Those with children in their custody are welcome to apply
  • Minimum 30 days of employment
  • Willing to work with an Independent Living Specialist on employment advancement or education training

Application Process 

Referral Form

Contact 

Mary Marrero
Independent Living Housing and Education Manager 

402.558.0366 ext. 106  |  F 402.558.7184 

 supportivehousing@omahahomeforboys.org