The Saint Francis Academy--

1655 Avenue K 
Ellsworth, KS 67439
United States of America




Call admissions department for current tuition.

Programs in 9 states. Residential care - Independent living - Assisted Living -
Emergency shelter - Special schools

Neglect - Mental, physical, and sexual abuse
Chemical and alcohol dependencies
Sex offenses and inappropriate sexual behavior - Conduct disorders (angry, aggressive, impulsive, uncooperative)
Behavior problems - Chronic runaway patterns
Gang affiliations - Criminal activities
Development disabilities

Our mission is to be an instrument of healing
for children, youth, and families
in spirit, mind, and body,
so they live responsibly and productively
with purpose and hope.

Clergy - Educators (special education teachers, job and life-skills trainers, community educators) - Psychiatrists
Psychologists - Therapists (child, family, and adventure-based) - Family advocates - Counselors and case managers - Nurses
Social workers - Community outreach coordinators - Behavior management specialists - Challenge course specialists - Support staff
Admissions counselors

Saint Francis has received accreditation with commendation for its behavioral healthcare programs and facilities from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations


How We Can Help Your Family

Discriminating among the many programs or evaluating the effectiveness of your child's current program can be a daunting challenge. The Professionals we work with provide consultation to families with a personal approach. You are assured that you are in good hands.

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