Eastland Mall is pleased to recognize the United Methodist Youth Home as our Nonprofit of the Month for May. Representative will be in the mall on Saturday, May 7th from noon to 4pm just south of center court. They are excited to let our community know what their organization offers and also how you can help!
For over 40 years, the United Methodist Youth Home (UMYH) has helped at-risk youth become productive and responsible members of the community. The Residential Treatment Program is licensed for youth ages 13 to 18 (though licensed to serve 10-21 year olds). They currently operate two licensed group homes with a total of 17 beds, 8 for males and 9 for females. The Residential Program puts an emphasis on developing pro-social behaviors, emotion regulation, personal responsibility, educational achievement, interpersonal effectiveness, and independent living skills.
MISSION: Helping at-risk youth become responsible and productive members of the community.
VISION: Our community will be transformed by education youth on the life skills necessary to be successful and free from the cycle of abuse, poverty, crime and trauma.
- Team Oriented