Specialty Programs


Development Centers offers a variety of prorams, including evidence-based practices, to meet the unique needs of our community.

School Based Youth Programs

Promoting School Success

Our School Based Program is committed to providing the youth at select Highland Park,  Detroit, and Redford schools with a continuum of care aimed at addressing barriers to learning.

A broad and flexible array of mental health services & supports are provided directly within the schools.

We can tailor our programs to address the unique needs of each individual school.

Wraparound Youth Program

Working with the most at-risk youth, Wraparound is tailored towards building strengths, promoting success, safety and permanency in home, school and the community.

Juvenile Justice Youth Program

Our Juvenile Justice Outreach Program offers community-based services to youth who have been diagnosed with a serious emotional disturbance and who have court involvement.  The program provides mental health treatment, case management services and coordination of care between families, schools, juvenile court/probation, DHHS/ foster care, and other social service community agencies.


The goal of the JJ Outreach Program is to maintain youth successfully in the community, preserve the family system, and prevent further involvement in the legal system.

New Directions Clubhouse and Detroit Hope Clubhouse

Together We Can

Our clubhouses offer an inviting, friendly and work ordered setting that serve as a psychosocial rehabilitation program. Clubhouses support members with their recovery while adapting to their psychiatric disability. Staff and members work side by side to maintain daily operations and plan for upcoming group activities.


Our housing programs strive to promote long-term community stability in the lives of those who are homeless and who suffer with a severe and persistent mental illness.

Full Circle

Our Full Circle program strives to improve the quality of life for individuals of all ages with developmental disabilities.

Integrated Health

Development Centers integrated health services offers individuals with both mental and physical health issues the opportunity to receive the care they need and deserve without the complications associated with multiple locations, doctors and treatment plans.  Same day or scheduled appointments for both children and adults seeking non-emergency physical health care are available.