Residential Foster Group Home Placement

Woodward Community Based Services strives to provide a safe environment for the youth in our foster group care facilities. Our facilities foster an environment of community involvement and relationship building. We pride ourselves on providing numerous on-site services, as well as an ability to transport the youth within our care to providers previously utilized in the community.

***A court order is required for admission to both Manning House and Highland House

Highland House

Our 8-bed, female facility is located in the Des Moines and provides the following services:

  • Group and individual therapy sessions (Trauma Informed Care, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and EMDR Certified Therapists).
  • On-site BHIS
  • Public schooling for smoother reintegration back into the community
  • Trauma Sensitive / Trauma Focused
  • Extracurricular activities (Sports, ROTC, School dances, and functions)
  • Employment and Volunteer opportunities

Group Living Director:

Shaneice Coleman