Specifications include, but are not limited to: 1. Contractor shall provide group home services, including treatment planning, coordination of the DYS
treatment team, case management, clinical and administrative supervision, twenty-four (24) hour crisis
intervention, and discharge planning, in compliance with the Minimum Licensing Standards for Child
Welfare Agencies: Placement Child Welfare Agency.
2. Contractor shall provide all necessary services in a residential Group Home (GH) setting to juveniles
referred by the Division of Youth Services (DYS) and who have been assessed to require intensive
residential group home services for whom outpatient and short-term outpatient treatment is inappropriate.
3. Contractor shall accept all DYS referrals made by the DYS Treatment Team. The Contractor shall not
discharge a youth prior to completion of the program without prior DYS approval.