81 Plantation Street
Worcester MA 1604
Phone: (508) 849-5600
Youth Opportunities Upheld, Inc. (Y.O.U., Inc.), is a leading child welfare and behavioral health organization located in Central Massachusetts. Y.O.U., Inc. provides a wide range of social, psychological, educational, vocational, and other preventive and rehabilitative programs for troubled and at-risk children, adolescents, and families.
Y.O.U., Inc. began in 1971 as an arm of the Worcester Juvenile Court to provide court diversion and prevention services to troubled adolescents. Over the years, Y.O.U., Inc. has remained true to its mission of providing opportunities for people to become contributing members of the community while expanding and diversifying services to meet ever-changing community needs.
Today, the agency has more than 30 different programs within five components: Outpatient Family Centers, Community-Based Services, Residential Services, Education and Vocational Services, and Managed Care.
Last year, Y.O.U., Inc. provided services for more than 8,000 children, adolescents, and families.