Initial Phone Interview: Call us at 281.459.4555 between the hours of 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Mon. – Thurs. or 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Fri. to discuss whether Youth Reach Houston is best for your son. The parent and child must call together for the initial interview to be conducted.
Complete Application Packet: Complete the entire packet and send it to us, along with the required documentation listed on the first page of the application. You may return the application by scanning and emailing it back, faxing, or sending by certified mail. Please note that part of the packet must be filled out by the applicant/child.
Application Packet Review: Once the application packet is received, Youth-Reach Houston staff will review all of the information provided and confirm that it has been fully completed.
Second Phone Interview: If the application packet has been fully completed and it has been determined that the child meets program eligibility requirements, a staff member from Youth-Reach Houston will contact the parent to schedule the second phone interview. The applicant and his parent will be required to call-in for the second phone interview.
In-Person Interview: At this stage, the parent and child interview in-person at Youth-Reach Houston and tour the property. Exceptions may be made at the discretion of the director.
Applicant Notified of Application Status: The parent is provided with either the intake date, depending on program availability, or added to our needs-based waiting list. The waiting list order is determined by which children have the greatest need for the program and would be most likely to successfully complete the program.