ICOS Intensive In-Home Services

Population Served

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Youth (ages 5-20) who demonstrate a risk for out of home placement, psychiatric hospitalization or social isolation.
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Youth (ages 5-20) who demonstrate a risk for out of home placement, psychiatric hospitalization or social isolation.
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Youth (ages 5-20) who demonstrate a risk for out of home placement, psychiatric hospitalization or social isolation.

Program Overview

Our Purpose

Intensive Community Outreach Services, LLC’s primary purpose is to identify at-risk individuals in the community and provide quality services, which are designed to develop children and adolescents with mental instability into productive and healthy citizens. Our goal is to help to maintain individuals at home and in their community. We seek to assist individuals and families to develop appropriate boundaries while decreasing inappropriate behaviors. We strive to empower clients to effectively utilize community and internal resources to achieve positive outcomes.

The home-based Intensive In-Home Services Program will provide comprehensive assessments and short-term and solution-focused strategies to enhance emotional and behavioral stability in the home setting. Services will be provided to children and adolescents ages 5-20 who reside in the Richmond and Tidewater regions. As individuals are encouraged to maximize their potential through clinically sound practices and individualized service plans allowing addressing psychiatric deficiencies, Intensive Community Outreach Services, LLC counselors work diligently with clients, families, coordinating agencies and outpatient providers to encourage personal enhancement of skills to prevent risk of out-of-home placements.

Our Mission

Intensive Community Outreach Services, LLC Intensive In-Home Program’s goal is to preserve the family unit by empowering them with the appropriate social skills and coping strategies to prevent out-of-home placement or placement within a more restrictive environment. Through developing strategies to improve behavior management in the home, Intensive Community Outreach Services, LLC strives to support clients in achieving independence in coordinating their mental health, physical health, and safety needs so as to prevent psychiatric hospitalization or out of home placement.

Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is to preserve the family unit by empowering them with the appropriate social skills and coping strategies to prevent out-of-home placement or placement within a more restrictive environment.

Needs of Population

  • lCrisis treatment and 24-hour emergency response
  • lBehavioral interventions to individual and family
  • lCommunication and interpersonal skills support
  • lCoordination with service providers to support treatment goals

Services Provided

  • lClinical assessments to identify treatment needs
  • lReferral for full psychological evaluation
  • lCreate custom service plans to address needs
  • lCase management services
  • lIndividual and family counseling
  • lInterventions to address communication skills
  • lCrisis Intervention services