Creating programs that offer youths a nurturing, safe environment to heal, learn and grow towards a brighter future. Our youth face numerous challenges. LifeTies works with adolescents to manage and overcome the effects of physical, emotional and sexual abuse.
A 24-hour residential group home for youth aged 16-21. Triad House specializes in working with youth who identify as LGBTQ; and fosters an environment that is open and accepting of all youth.More Info
Rainbow House specializes in working with youth suffering from chronic health conditions. Started as the first group home in the nation for adolescents with HIV/AIDS and their children.More Info
Mary’s Place is a supportive housing program for aging-out youth (male and female) ages 18-21. The program provides a myriad of support services aimed at empowering our residents and providing a safe and secure environment to grow into self-sufficient adults.More Info
T.I.L.T. (Teenage Independent Living Training) Mentoring goal is to provide a caring adult in youth’s life who are living in our group homes, supportive housing units and in the community.More Info
The LifeTies Clinical Department is run by our Director of Clinical Services, a team of Residential Therapists, Social Service Coordinators, and Intensive In-Community Counselors.More Info
Our current clinical staff have expertise in the following areas: residential care, trauma, working with chronic medical conditions, LGBTQ+. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Grief/Loss Issues as well as with the specific diagnoses.
Want to make a Youth Referral?
(Triad & Rainbow Houses are accepting referrals!)
All referrals will go through PerformCare's YouthLink. You can contact PerformCare to gain access to YouthLink via the number below.
Questions? We would gladly accept questions regarding referrals, additional information and requests for presentation of services provided by LifeTies, Inc. by contacting the following:
Vivian Harmon, LSW
Director of Group Home Services
Triad: (609) 771-4221
Emily Mattek, LCSW
Clinical Services Director
Phone: (609) 882-4485
Robin Wilkins, MSW
Director of T.I.L.T. & Mary’s Place