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Community-Based Services for Children & Families

Prairie View’s Community-Based Services team provides services to children and their families or guardians when a child has been determined to have a severe emotional disturbance (SED). Community-Based Services are available to those living in Harvey, Marion and McPherson counties.

Your child’s treatment team will help coordinate services, which may include:

  • Targeted case management
  • Community psychiatric support and treatment
  • Attendant care
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation

If your child is between the ages of 4 and 18, experiences SED and is at risk of inpatient psychiatric treatment, he/she can remain in the home and community. Services include wraparound facilitation, parent support and training, independent living, waiver attendant care, short-term respite care and professional resource family care. These services are determined with the treatment team to decide what is medically necessary.

To access these services, the child must have a qualifying SED diagnosis provided by a mental health professional and have funding through insurance, medical card or self-pay. There may be limitations depending on the child or your income.

Individual and family therapy, as well as medication services, are available.