Residential

Perseus House, Inc. has been a place where youth in need of residential and community-based care have received quality, professional and cutting-edge treatment/ intervention since 1971.

Perseus House, Inc. has various Residential Treatment Facilities (RTF), Intensive Treatment Unit’s (ITU), and Transitional Living Programs (TLP) in addition to our co-ed Shelter program. We provide a safe, therapeutic environment where clients find success.

Our facilities include:

Female:

  • Andromeda House, ITU
  • Andromeda House, RTF
  • Brighter Horizons, RTF
  • Girls Enhanced, RTF
  • Transitional Living Program, TLP

Male:

  • Boys Enhanced, RTF
  • Boys, RTF
  • Transitional Living Program, TLP

Co-Ed:

  • Shelter

Our residents are referred from various sources, including voluntarily placed clients through a county’s Mental Health Office or private party or court-ordered through a Pennsylvania county Juvenile Probation or Children’s Services Office. The average length of stay depends on the type of program and the individual treatment goals of each resident.

Contact our Admissions Department for referrals!

Western Pennsylvania

Lynnet Scully

Eastern Pennsylvania

Lori Steele

Boys Residential Treatment Facility (RTF)

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility specialize in treatment for adolescent males ages 12-18 in need of mental health supports (inclusive of Psychiatric Care), have a mental health diagnosis, may have had mental health inpatient admissions, and are not currently a danger to themselves or others. This is a staff-secure 10-bed facility located in Erie, PA.

Boys Enhanced Residential Treatment Facility (BERTF)

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility specialize in treatment for adolescent males ages 12-18 in need of enhanced mental health supports (inclusive of Psychiatric Care), have a mental health diagnosis, may have had mental health inpatient admissions, and are not currently a danger to themselves or others. This is a staff-secure 6-bed facility located in Erie, PA.

 

Girls Enhanced Residential Treatment Facility (GERTF)

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility specialize in treatment for adolescent females ages 12-18 in need of enhanced mental health supports (inclusive of Psychiatric Care), have a mental health diagnosis, may have had mental health inpatient admissions, and are not currently a danger to themselves or others. This is a staff-secure 7-bed facility located in Erie, PA.

Brighter Horizons (RTF)

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility specialize in treatment for adolescent females ages 12-18 in need of mental health supports (inclusive of Psychiatric Care), have a mental health diagnosis, may have had mental health inpatient admissions, and are not currently a danger to themselves or others. This is a staff-secure 10-bed facility located near Erie, PA.

Andromeda House (RTF)

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility specialize in treatment for adolescent females ages 12-18 in need of mental health supports (inclusive of Psychiatric Care), have a mental health diagnosis, may have had mental health inpatient admissions, and are not currently a danger to themselves or others. This is a staff-secure 12-bed facility located in Erie, PA.

Andromeda House Intensive Treatment Unit (ITU)

At Andromeda House ITU our goal is to effectively intervene in the lives of seriously at-risk adolescent females to assist them in avoiding future contact with the juvenile justice and child welfare systems, and to help them toward successful adulthood. This is a staff-secure specialized setting 12-bed facility located in Erie, PA.

 

Shelter

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility provide a safe and secure environment for boys and girls who are awaiting disposition hearings – court judgments for delinquent behavior or because of child welfare dependency needs. This is a staff-secure 16-bed facility located in Erie, PA.

Transitional Living Program (TLP)

Our highly dedicated staff at this facility provide a safe and secure environment for boys and girls who are in need of a discharge resource. Clients in TLP live in an independent apartment complex, with 24/7 on-site supervision. Clients are taught the skills needed to live independently. This is a staff-secure 18-bed facility, with two and four-person apartments, located in Erie, PA.