Programs and Services

Learn about what we offer and how to access services
Residential Services

Residential Services provide mental health treatment for youth ages 6-18 including a full range of individual, group, and family clinical services. Five houses provide living space for up to 37 youth at a time and are guided by the Building Bridges Initiative.

Outpatient Services

The Outpatient Department, known as the Shepherd Program, provides a variety of services to support children, adults, and families impacted by sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, and other trauma, such as family violence and physical abuse. 

George N. Hunt School

The K-12 George N. Hunt Campus School provides highly structured, individualized instruction, and therapeutic services to students with learning, social, emotional, and behavioral challenges. The School serves Residential youth and Day Students.

How to Obtain Services

Some of our programs require a referral from entities such as DCYF or a school district, but our Intake Coordinators can help you determine if St. Mary’s services are right for you and refer you elsewhere when necessary.

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Residential Services Referral

Contact the Residential Department’s Intake Coordinator, Manyuan Kromah, at 401-353-3900 x 219 or mkromah@smhfc.org.

Outpatient Services Referral

To learn more about our Outpatient services or to make a referral, please contact the Outpatient Department’s Intake Coordinator at (401) 353-3900 ext. 416.

Special Education School Referral

Contact Diane Long, School Administrator, at 353-3900 Ext. 259 or email dlong@gnhcs.net.

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Professional training on clinical topics offered

Our vast experience in the treatment of sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, and trauma allow us to share our expertise, treatment techniques, treatment successes, and clinical insight with others. Our expert clinicians have shared their experience in local and national forums on a variety of topics. We offer a number of trainings or professional consultations one-on-one or in groups to service providers and caretakers.

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Meet our Leadership

The people leading St. Mary’s Home for Children and the George N. Hunt Campus School are extremely committed to ensuring that the agency provides evidence-based, equitable services to children, adults, and families who need them. You can find these teams below.

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Learn more about St. Mary’s history

Learn how St. Mary’s got its start in 1877 and read our mission, vision, and values.

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Meet our 4-legged clinicians

St. Mary’s offers the help of animals in therapeutic settings through our use of both dogs and horses in various therapy programs. Learn more and meet our 4-Legged clincians below.

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401-353-3900

420 Fruit Hill Avenue North Providence, Rhode Island

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Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF) - Horton, Hope, & Mauran
  • Intense, supportive treatment including individual, family, and group therapy.
  • Psychiatric services: evaluation, medication monitoring, and Psychiatrist-led treatment planning.
  • Serves girls and transgender youth 13-18 (Horton and Hope) and Youth 6-13 (Mauran).
  • Home-based, community-based, and aftercare services.
  • Peer Parent Support Partners for caregivers and Youth Mentor/Youth Advocate for youth.
  • Family finding and search for family members and other important people in the lives of youth.
Acute Residential Services (ARTS) - Harding Program
  • Hospital step-down or diversion program which serves boys ages 6-13 and girls ages 6-17. 
  • Intensive short-term stabilization and brief treatment.
  • Psychiatric evaluation, medicine management, assessment treatment planning, Individual, family and group therapy, and educational tutoring.
  • Third-party funded.
Assessment and Stabilization Services - Hills Program
  • Serves teen girls and transgender youth ages 12-17.
  • Clinical Assessment, Treatment Planning, individual, group, and family therapy.
  • Facilitates transportation to home and school districts,
  • Psychiatric services available as needed.
  • My Life My Choice program available.
  • Coordinates recreational activities in the community.
  • DCYF funded.