Third Way Center is recognized and licensed by the Colorado Department of Human Services, and is the region’s only licensed treatment program for teen mothers and their babies. Third Way Center is now providing one of the most comprehensive mental health treatment programs in the region and has helped thousands of youth find the “third way” of living – a healthy, happy, and productive life path achieved by identifying and treating mental illness.
Colorado Department of Education
Third Way Center has two state-approved alternative high schools for youth in our houses and Next Steps programs. Our educational programs boast a graduation rate 13% higher than the average graduation rate for similar populations in the State of Colorado.
Council on Accreditation
Third Way Center's Residential Treatment, Youth Independent Living (Next Steps Program), and Pregnancy Support, and Child and Family Development (Bannock House) are accredited through the Council of Accreditation.
Office of Behavioral Health
Third Way Center is a licensed Substance Use Disorder Treatment Provider, and has a full-time Master’s Level Drug and Alcohol Treatment Coordinator working with youth that are struggling with addiction.