Homeward Bound

We all need a safe haven from the world from time to time – a place to get away from the pressures and stresses of life that can quickly become overwhelming. Most of us have a way of escape, yet where can a child go when home becomes to stressful? For families with a child who struggles with emotional and/or behavioral problems there is often little reprieve from realities of raising an SED child, but Homeward Bound provides these families with a network of families like yours who are willing to open their homes and their hearts to these kids. Resource parents are considered professional caregivers that will provide a service to the child and his/her family. Their role is not designed to replace the family, instead it is to provide support and services to the child and family so as to facilitate the child’s return to the family home as quickly as possible. You can make a big difference in the life of a child when you join the Homeward Bound team.

About Us

Founded in 1964, High Plains Mental Health Center has been serving the residents of Northwest Kansas with mental health services for over five decades. Click here to learn about our mission, […]

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Careers

LPN/LMHT, Mental Health Services High Plains Mental Health Center, a Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center currently has a full time position opening for a LPN/LMHT, Mental Health Services in our Hays Main Office.  […]

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Contact Us

For all emergencies, please call 911.  If this is not an emergency, dial (800) 432-0333 or (785) 628-2871 to reach us.  To email us, please use the form below.  If […]

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History of the Center

High Plains was created in 1964, through action taken by the joint efforts of the County Commissions in Ellis, Rooks, Phillips and Norton counties. Kansas law gave local government the […]

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Mental Health First Aid

Taking a Mental Health First Aid class will help to prepare you to be able to help individuals who are experiencing a mental health crisis.  Request a training for your […]

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