Eligibility Criteria

The purpose of SavingTeens is to provide support for families who, due to financial limitations, would be unable to pursue appropriate wilderness and/or residential therapy programs, or complete aftercare counseling without scholarship support.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Financial need (as determined by application process).
  • Family must be able to contribute some funds to their child’s care
  • Client must be at least 15 years old.
  • Family and client show commitment to therapeutic interventions, as assessed by educational consultant.
  • Full and timely submission of detailed documentation as needed.

Selection Process

  • SavingTeens accepts referrals from special needs educational consultants.
  • Once a referral is considered, the family will be invited to fill out a SavingTeens Scholarship Application.
  • Applications are reviewed by the Scholarship Committee on a monthly basis.
  • Educational Consultants continue to work with the family to determine the most appropriate programs for the client.
  • Awards vary based on parental need, available funds, and/or program scholarships

For additional information contact: information@savingteens.org