Serving Iowa's Youth - Key Statistics 

In 2021, Orchard Place:

  • Provided care to 6,771 Iowa youth
  • Employed 346 staff members
  • Engaged 137 volunteers
  • Operated on a budget of $21.4 million
  • Limited management and general expenses to only 8.94% of total budget
  • Accredited, audited and licensed by more than 10 entities, including the Joint Commission, meeting or exceeding more than 800 standards of operation, safety and management
  • Benefited from the charitable donations given by large network of individuals, groups, businesses and foundations

Child Guidance Center:

IN 2021, THE CHILD GUIDANCE CENTER PROVIDED CARE TO 3,751 CHILDREN AND YOUTH.

  • Conducted 44,623 outpatient treatment and psychiatric visits
  • Served 80 youth through the Functional Family Therapy program, helping 75% of those completing the program stay in their homes

Based on Youth and Parent Progress Reports:

  • 63% of youth showed a positive change in emotional, social, and behavioral functioning from intake to discharge
  • 90% of youth/parents reported that therapy is helping them to recognize emotions and how they impact behavior
  • 91% of youth/parents reported satisfaction with the services received
  • 85% of families completing Functional Family Therapy reported an improvement in family relationships 

The Child Care Resource & Referral Program

IN 2021, 1,410 ON-SITE AND VIRTUAL CONSULTATIONS TO CHILDCARE PROGRAMS WERE PROVIDED TOTALING 1,392 HOURS.

PACE Center

IN 2021, PACE CENTER SERVED 2,807 YOUTH AND FAMILIES.

  • 96% of youth/families served reported feeling respected and encouraged to share thoughts and ideas

  • 1,096 youth received care coordination services from our Integrated Health Home Program

  • 352 youth across six area high schools were served on behalf of Juvenile Court Services and the Des Moines Public School District

  • 518 youth received skill-building services from PACE case managers

  • 176 youth received substance use services

  • 263 urgent care contacts were made with 260 families

Orchard Place Campus

IN 2021, ORCHARD PLACE CAMPUS SERVED 213 YOUTH. THEY AVERAGED 5.6 MONTHS IN RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT.

  • 77% of youth showed a positive change in emotional regulation from intake to discharge

  • 84% of youth showed a positive change in emotional, social, and behavioral functioning from intake to discharge

  • 98% of youth successfully discharged to a lower level of care

  • 74% of youth agreed with the statement “I am learning ways to help myself feel better here.”

Check out real success stories from youth who received various services from Orchard Place.

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