Building Brighter Futures

Our mission is to provide quality rehabilitative, therapeutic and educational services for children and families.

Northwest Children’s Home is a private, non-profit residential treatment center for abused, neglected and abandoned children and youth in need of mental health services. We offer quality short and long term therapeutic and educational services on campuses in Lewiston and Nampa, Idaho.

5 - 17 ages of the children we serve

Our Services

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    Training

    Upon hire, employees receive 130 hours of combined observation, training, and direct supervision prior to working alone with children. New... More
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    Recreational Therapy

    Recreational therapy at Northwest Children’s Home includes Arts and Crafts, Wood Shop, Recreational Groups, Outdoor Groups, Swimming and various special... More
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    Nursing & Psychiatric Services

    Northwest Children’s Home currently contracts with a board certified child psychiatrist to provide psychiatric consulting services for our residential clients.... More
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    Independent Living Skills

    Residents of the Quest, Hopper, and Jewett Programs at the Northwest Children's Home are taught daily life skills through the... More
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    Food Services

    Meal time is offered 3 times daily with 2 snacks in addition. During dinner and breakfast time, kids are developing... More
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    Education Center

    The Northwest Children’s Home (NCH) Education Center is accredited by AdvancED, formerly the Northwest Accreditation Commission. We serve both Idaho... More