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Our Facility

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​A Healing Environment

The Boys Town Residential Treatment Center is located in the historic village of Boys Town in Omaha, NE. The open areas, lake views, woods and wildlife are a peaceful environment that promotes healing.

Features

  • ​Home-like living quarters
  • Family-style dining
  • Indoor and outdoor recreation areas
  • Safe, secure housing in separate children’s and adolescent’s units
  • State-of-the-art classrooms
  • Private areas for family visitations

Safety and Security

The Centers are locked facilities with direct care staff working with children and adolescents 24 hours a day. Safety features include:

  • ​​Low youth to staff ratios with awake night staff for safety and monitoring
  • Approval of all visitors
  • All visitations scheduled by legal guardians
  • Hallway motion detectors and video recordings to monitor safety at night
  • Motion detectors in bedrooms
  • Random and frequent checks by security personnel on site to assist in the event of a crisis
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