Idaho Youth Ranch-

Post Office Box 8538 
Boise, ID 83707
United States of America





Call admissions department for current tuition.

The Ranch is a 56 bed, 24 hour supervised, long-term treatment program.

Must be of normal intelligence or above, have not committed violent crimes, and have failed or been ruled out for a less restrictive setting.

Treatment for at-risk youth

An on-campus, special education school is operated under the auspices of the local school district

A summer 4-H program

Multiple weekly group sessions based on a peer group treatment model. Residents receive regular individualized sessions as part of the overall treatment. Specialized groups for substance abuse, social skills, and cognitive skill building are offered

The campus is located on a large ranch in southeast Idaho. The Ranch includes five residential lodges, administrative offices, school, gymnasium, indoor riding arena, dining hall, chapel, firehouse, wood shop, staff housing, and farm buildings

The Idaho Youth Ranch provides troubled children and families a bridge to a valued, responsible and productive future

An experienced, degreed administrator supervises five degreed Lodge Supervisors

The Ranch campus was established in 1952 by Reverend James Crow on land near Rupert. The first boy arrived in 1957. The first graduate is a member of the Board of Directors.

Residential Treatment Center


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