ADMISSIONS

Accessing programs and services

We welcome self-enrollments or referrals to our wide array of programs and services.

ADMISSIONS

Accessing programs and services

We welcome self-enrollments or referrals to our wide array of programs and services.

The first step on a new journey

OHB takes a well-rounded, comprehensive approach to equip youth, young adults and families with the confidence they need to succeed and thrive in all areas of their lives.

Inspiration Hill Residential Living

OHB’s Inspiration Hill Residential Living Program is for high-school-age youth from across the state of Nebraska. Youth in our Residential Living Program must be court-ordered for admission.

Requirements

  • Court involvement and court-ordered to attend OHB
  • A psychological evaluation from the past year, including an IQ score
  • Additional documentation may be requested

Application Process

  • The Residential Living Team will schedule an interview and campus tour with the legal guardian or placing agency.
  • If a youth is accepted into the program, additional documentation is required prior to intake. This will be followed by developing a treatment/reunification program for the youth and guardians.

Contact

Jesse Cardenas
Senior Manager of Residential Living
4343 N. 52nd St.
Omaha, NE 68104

TEL: 402.457.7184
FAX: 402.457.7162

jcardenas@ohb.org

Branching Out Independent Living

Branching Out is an independent living program for young adults ages 14 to 26 who are current or former state wards.

Requirements

  • Current or former ward documentation
  • Completed referral from caseworker or self-referral if over 19 years old

Application Process

  • Interested youth must first complete an application and submit to kpage@ohb.org
  • A Branching Out Independent Living Specialist will schedule an orientation meeting

Contact

Keenan Page
Independent Living Manager

919 N. 48th Street, Omaha, NE 68104

402-558-0366 Ext. 111  | F 402-558-7184

kpage@ohb.org

Jacobs’ Place Transitional Living

Jacobs’ Place is a transitional living program that assists young adults ages 17 to 20 who wish to learn the skills needed to live independently. Jacobs’ Place accepts private referrals and youth who have or will “age out” of foster care.

Requirements

Application Process

  • Mail, email or fax application
  • The Program Manager will interview the applicant.
  • A Mental Status Exam may be required.
  • If the applicant is accepted into the program, additional documentation may be required prior to intake. An intake meeting is scheduled with the applicant (and legal guardian for applicants under the age of 19)

Contact

Mary Marrero
Transitional Service Manager
Jacobs’ Place
4343 N 52nd Street, Omaha, NE 68104

402.457.7053 | F 402.457.7017

mmarrero@ohb.org

Supportive Housing

The Supportive Housing Program is an independent living program for young adults ages 18 to 26 who are seeking safe, affordable housing while working on the skills needed to live independently. 

Requirements 

  • Young adults ages 18 to 26
  • Those with children in their custody are welcome to apply
  • Minimum 30 days of employment
  • Willing to work with an Independent Living Specialist on employment advancement or education training

Application Process 

Referral Form

Contact 

Mary Marrero
Transitional Service Manager

402.457.7053 

 supportivehousing@ohb.org 

Clinical Services

The Clinical Services Program offers a number of behavioral and mental health services including evaluations, day reporting, family support, intensive family preservation, intensive outpatient programs and outpatient programs, and crisis stabilization, to help clients achieve goals. 

Requirements 

  • Individuals seeking day reporting, family support or intensive family preservation must have court involvement

Application Process 

  • An assessment will be conducted to determine the level of care needed

Contact 

Daryl Howard, MS, LIMHP
Senior Clinical Director 

402.457.7042  |  F 402.457.7024 

 clinicaladmissions@ohb.org