Programs and Services

Family Services

Our Family Partnership Program is both a non-crisis and intensive family preservation program that preserves and strengthens family unity by serving families who are at-risk for having one or more children placed out-of-home due to abuse, neglect, truancy, substance abuse or severe parent/child conflict

Three Rivers Youth’s Foster Care Program serves child-welfare youth 0-21 years old who have been removed from their homes. These youth have a history of neglect, abuse, truancy and often behavioral and substance abuse issues. Our program utilizes nurturing, caring and supportive foster parents to provide a safe, stable, and supportive environment for our foster youth.

Health Services

High-quality mental health services that focus on improving lives, reducing symptoms, and improving self-management of the consumers we serve. Services are targeted for eligible individuals, and families experiencing mental health issues or concerns.

TRY works in a typical setting to inform and increase access to healthcare for disabled and other underserved populations.

Job Services

TRY’s Employment Support Services Program (ESSP) assists individuals in recovery from a Substance Use Disorder (SUD) in obtaining and maintaining gainful employment. Services to individuals include, resume writing, mock interviews, employment preparation training, case management and advocacy. In addition, ESSP staff work directly with employers to ensure the equitable treatment of employees in recovery from SUDs. Services to employers include Employee Placement, Employer Support, Education& Training, Policy Analysis, Disability Compliance.

Drug & Alcohol Services

Our Drug and Alcohol Case Management services include providing drug and alcohol assessments and referrals to individuals referred by Adult Probation/Parole at the Community Resource Centers and DRCs. We ensure individuals can access the appropriate treatment services while assisting them throughout the process.

TRY is licensed to provide D/A Outpatient treatment services. The services include drug and alcohol Level of Care Assessments, Out-patient and Intensive Out-patient treatment through individual and group counseling. The sessions are confidential, culturally sensitive and intended for the under-served and high priority populations.

TRY offers quality prevention services to youth, adults, and families throughout Allegheny County to reduce early initiation of substance abuse and increase decision-making skills. The services are within the community and School setting. Services include: Drug and Alcohol Pre-screenings and Referrals, Individual sessions, and Follow-ups, Small Groups, Classroom Presentations, Alternative Activities, & ATOD Information Dissemination.

TRY’s Diversion Program utilizes an evidence-based curriculum to divert students away from the school-to-prison pipeline through programming that supports a drug-free lifestyle and removes barriers to academic success. The Diversion Program is designed to support academic achievement by keeping youth in school and teaching them skills that will support a drug-free lifestyle while removing barriers to success. The Diversion Program provides student services, as well as parent engagement and referrals.

TRY’s services are offered to groups to address risky behaviors associated with substance abuse. Individuals receive supportive services related to accessing intervention and treatment. Outreach efforts heighten awareness of substance abuse and risk factors.

This is offered by Certified Recovery Specialists (CRS) who work with individuals struggling with substance abuse on a peer-to-peer basis. CRS services are intended to extend and enhance the drug & alcohol treatment continuum by helping to prevent relapse and promote sustained recovery and, if relapse occurs, help minimize the negative effects through early intervention and, where appropriate, timely referral to treatment. Individuals involved with CYS, the criminal justice system and those re-entering the community after release from jail may also benefit from this service.

Drug and Alcohol Case Management is an individualized, person-centered support service, targeted to youth with addictive and co-occurring disorders who present with multiple needs and require advocacy and assistance in accessing needed services and supports. The purpose of Drug and Alcohol Case Management is to assist the individual with increasing resilience and self-sufficiency toward recovery. The primary goals of case management services are to increase retention in and completion of substance abuse treatment and increase access to ancillary support services to enhance recovery.