The treatment facilities are located in Huron and Parkston, South Dakota and
are licensed for a total of 92 juveniles.
The Huron facilities are located in Beadle county. The rural acreage is the
site of the ASAP Program, Rediscovery Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center and the
Academic and Wellness Center. The Academic and Wellness Center contains the
recreational facility and classrooms.
The Parkston facility consists of 17,000 sq ft to house our staff and youth.
Also, in our self contained environment is our academic school and gymnasium.
Our Home, Inc. has undergone many changes during its years of existence.
These innovations have become a cornerstone of Our Home and they are part of the
reason why Our Home is recognized internationally as a leader in the youth
||Our Home, Inc. was started as a ashelter for troubled youth by a
group of concerned citizens of Huron, South Dakota.
||Shelter Program is converted to a a group care treatment center.
||Rediscovery Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center is established to
treat youth with substance abuse disorder.
||ASAP is started to treat adolescent males with sexually acting-out
behaviors. Group care program is expanded to include transitional care.
||Academic and Wellness Center is constructed to provide classrooms
and recreational space for our Huron programs.
||Completed the construction of a new building to house the
Rediscovery Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center on the Huron Campus. Also,
completed the construction of a 30 room sleeping addition to the ASAP
||Parkston residential facility is constructed.
||Completed the construction of a new dining hall on the Huron Campus
Educational Needs of the youth are addressed through cooperative agreements
with the Huron and Parkston school districts. The programs are staffed by
certifited teachers. Classes are held in either self-contained or mainstream
classrooms as appropriate to student's needs. Access to GED and special
education training is available to meet the individual student needs.
Our Home, Inc., is a psychiatric residential treatment facility. Emergency
treatment is available at the Huron Regional Medical Center. Emergency medical
care is delivered in Parkston by Avera St. Benedict Health Center. Registered
nurses are employed full time to monitor the health needs of the residents in
all 3 programs.
Cultrual expression is encouraged as a tool to assist in the process
toward holistic health. Culturally relevant staff training and cultural
education groups are conducted to develop cultrual awareness and
Our on-site recreational facilities are equipped with basketball/volleyball
courts, weight room and adjacent outdoor courts and softball fields. Access to
other exercise and wellness facilities are provided through cooperative