Youth Villages provides a ranges of services in North Carolina including intensive in-home programs Intercept® and Multisystemic Therapy (MST), as well as LifeSet and High Fidelity Wraparound program models.
Provided to North Carolina
Strengthening families to prevent or limit the need for foster care
Helping young adults make a successful transition to adulthood
For teens who are at-risk of placement out of home due to anti-social behavior
High Fidelity Wraparound
A family-driven, team-based process that uses individualized problem-solving for youth and families
- Youth living at home or independently 1 year after discharge: 91% 91%
- Youth in school and/or employed 1 year after discharge: 89.3% 89.3%
- Youth reporting no trouble with the law 1 year after discharge: 89% 89%
- Overall satisfaction with Youth Villages: 92% 92%
Figures represent data gathered in FY19 for all youth served for more than 60 days across all programs.
It was a year of record growth and innovation for Youth Villages.
youth served in North Carolina
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Helping children and families live successfully
Youth Villages Spring Celebration Raises $1.1 Million
The Force was strong at the Youth Villages Spring Celebration Gala on May 4 where the organization raised $1.1 million to support the LifeSet program.
Intercept specialists bring creativity to clinical methods
When working with children experiencing behavioral and mental health challenges, a little creativity goes a long way. And for Intercept specialist Noah Galiffi-Caster, making a connection with the young people he works with is often a key to success.
A look into what it’s like to be a foster parent during Foster Care Awareness month
Brian and Michelle Armstrong already had an interest in becoming a foster home, but their desire was piqued when Brian reached out to do a Youth Villages story on Adoption Awareness Month in November 2021
BottRadio – National Foster Care Awareness Month
May is National Foster Care Awareness Month, and Youth Villages was invited to go on BottRadio…
‘Children just need parents’ Morristown couple hoping to inspire more foster parents
Tim and Mary Molamphy have served as foster caregivers for nearly 30 years. Over that time, they have been on a journey…
5 ways to teach your teens healthy boundaries
It is important for teens to create and advocate for their own boundaries. By defining key personal preferences on communication and space
LifeSet helps Niziere earn high school diploma, gain confidence
“I wouldn’t be where I am today without the LifeSet program.” When the Covid pandemic disrupted our lives in early 2020, students bore the brunt of many challenges.
LifeSet Advocacy and Policy
Join Think of Us for a National Town Hall event to hear directly from Aysha E. Schomburg, Associate Commissioner of the Children’s Bureau & guests from CMS, HUD, and SAMHSA for a special discussion around interagency investments to ensure youth leave care with strengthened relationships, holistic supports, and opportunities.
LifeSet helps youth overcome educational barriers
The COVID-19 pandemic upended life for everyone — locked down, isolated, alone. The youth in the U.S. were especially affected with a major interruption in education. Coming out of the pandemic, results are showing a big impact on academic success.
Family gives back by opening home to foster care
Families who foster come in many shapes and sizes and enter foster care for different reasons. For George and Tracy Young, what began as a general interest in foster care turned into a way to become involved in their community.
Executive Director, North Carolina
As an executive director, Paul Enderson is responsible for program operations in North Carolina. Programs include Intercept in-home counseling, Multisystemic Therapy, LifeSet, wraparound services, medication management, and outpatient assessment and treatment.
Enderson joined Youth Villages in 1999 as an intern. He moved to Knoxville in 2000 to lead the expansion of programs into East Tennessee. He has played a key role in the continued expansion of Youth Villages’ programs and geographic coverage, including leading expansions into the District of Columbia in 2004 and North Carolina in 2005.
State Director, Community-Based Programs
10 Crispin Court, Suite D-203
Asheville, NC 28803
895 State Farm Road, Bldg. 500, Suite 506
Boone, NC 28607
8604 Cliff Cameron Drive, Suite 152
Charlotte, NC 28269
2018 Fort Bragg Road, Suite 122 A & B
Fayetteville, NC 28303
4160 Piedmont Parkway, Suite 107
Greensboro, NC 27410
2313 Executive Circle, Suite C
Greenville, NC 27834
216 North Bickett Blvd., Suite 7
Louisburg, NC 27549
1822 East NC Highway 54, Suite 120
Durham, NC 27713-3210
367 Dellwood City Road, Building A, Suite 2-A
Waynesville, NC 28786