MHY Family Services promotes the safety, health, education and spiritual wellbeing of youth and families.







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Donations Needs

Wal-mart Gift Cards

Dollar Tree Gift Cards

Great Clips Gift Cards

Kohls Gift Cards

Lowe's Gift Cards

Play Dough

Kinetic Sand


Chalkboard Paint

Music Earbuds & Headphones

Body Wash

Nair (for girls)

Reusable Water Bottle

Alarm Clocks (with radios if possible)

Arts and Craft Supplies/kits

Poster Board

Athletic Shoes (Adult sizes 5 to 12)


Pool toys

Bicycles (in working condition)


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Contact Us

521 Route 228
Mars, PA 16046

(724) 625-3141

Our History:  For over 137 years,  MHY Family Services (MHY) continues to meet the ever-changing needs of at-risk youth, families and adults. Evolving from a modest orphanage to today providing a continuum of trauma-informed behavioral health services, MHY Family Services continues to make a difference in the lives of those served. 

Our Commitment:  MHY Family Services is committed to providing a sanctuary to help youth, families and adults heal and cope with psychological and traumatic experiences.  As a Sanctuary Model Trauma Informed Organization, MHY provides a safe and connected community where clients and staff actively engage in treatment that encourages recovery, healing and growth.

Who We Serve:  Each year, MHY Family Services provides comprehensive  residential treatment and educational programming for hundreds of boys  and girls (ages 9-18).  Additionally, MHY supports youth, families and adults through specialized community service programs.  MHY specializes in serving those who have experienced  trauma  significantly impacting behavior and mental health.

Residential & Clinical Services:

Diversion and Acute Stabilization (DAS) Program 

Residential Treatment Facilities (RTF)

Group Home Services

Community Services:

Multistystemic Therapy Program (MST)

In-Home Independent Living Program

Intensive Community Monitoring Programs

High Fidelity Wraparound Services

Educational Services:

Longmore Academy is situated on the MHY Family Services Campus and offers an array of academic services to both regular and special education students

Longmore Academy is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education as an Approved Private Academic School

Longmore Academy also offers tutoring and GED services  

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