Starr Commonwealth believes in the power of relationships to make positive changes in the lives of children. Nationally recognized for outstanding results, Starr Commonwealth programs help children, families and professionals each year. These programs are designed to help communities and the children in them thrive.
“I truly think without the rude awakening from the staff, my peers, and my parents throughout my stay at Starr Commonwealth, I would not be where I am right now.” —Vanessa
Intensive In-Home Mental Health
Service Area: Southern Michigan Starr’s Mental Health program provides children, ages 4-17, with therapeutic ways of addressing their psychological challenges and learning to cope with their situations. The ultimate goal of this community-based program is keeping families together. Learn more about Mental Health
Youth Assistance Program
Locations: Detroit Starr’s Youth Assistance Program helps children build their confidence, self-esteem and academic performance. Find out more about Youth Assistance
“I’ve learned that there are people out there who do care for others, and that it is never too late to turn your life around.” —Javon