Mental Health & Addictions Service
Treatment Foster Care Oregon (TFCO)
- Programme Areas
- Programme Type
North Auckland, East Auckland, Central Auckland, Waikato, West Auckland, South Auckland
- Age Groups
Youth / rangatahi
Who is it for?
Young people aged 12-16 under Oranga Tamariki care who have a history of externalising behaviour and social conduct disorder-related problems and their family/whānau.
TFCO is a wrap-around evidence-based and strengths-based programme of 6 to 12 months duration aimed at adolescents aged 12-16 years old with antisocial behaviour difficulties whose needs cannot be adequately met by regular services.
A cost-effective alternative to foster care, group or residential treatment or incarceration for youth who have problems with chronic disruptive behaviour.
Operates a point and level system incorporating a high degree of reinforcement to help shape behaviour.
A family/whanau model with the emphasis on successful reintegration.
(09) 573 0954 or Freephone 0800 375 210
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