Resource Guide

Youth Serving Organizations in Alamance County

The purpose of this guide is to provide a comprehensive list of organizations and providers in Alamance County that serve youth (ages 12 to 19) specifically. This guide has eight sections, each with a specific focus area. The sections are listed below; organizations are listed alphabetically within each section.


Alamance Cares
Free rapid-result testing for HIV, syphilis and hepatitis C. Free condoms, other safe sex supplies, and educational materials. Connection to treatment and PrEP services if needed. Syringe exchange program.

Alamance County Health Department 
Appointment line: 336-570-6459
Children Dental Health Center: 336-570-6415
Women, infants, and children (WIC): 336-570-6745
Care management for at risk children: 336-227-0101 ask to speak with care management coordinator
Offers sliding fee scale medical and behavioral health services to qualifying patients of all ages; has a waiting area specifically designed for teens. Offers sliding fee scale dental services to youth ages 0 to 21. Additionally, offers Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), a supplemental nutrition program for pregnant women, breastfeeding women who have had a baby in the last 12 months, women who have had a baby in the last 6 months, and infants, and children up to five years of age. Offers care management services for qualifying at-risk children ages zero to five.

Burlington Community Health Center
Offers medical, dental, pharmacy and nutrition services to all ages at low-cost for qualifying patients. Also offers care management, social work, crisis intervention, community referrals, short-term counseling, patient, and family education as well as substance abuse referrals.

Burlington Family Practice
Offers medical services to patients of all ages.

Burlington Pediatrics
West Webb Avenue: 336-228-8316
Church St: 336-524-0304
Mebane: 919-563-0202
Has three locations in Alamance County, offers medical care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

Charles Drew Community Health Center
Offers medical, dental, pharmacy and nutrition services to all ages at low-cost for qualifying patients. Also offers care management, social work, crisis intervention, community referrals, short-term counseling, patient, and family education as well as substance abuse referrals.

Cone Health Alamance Regional Medical Center
Offers medical and behavioral health services, as well as a variety of specialty services including medication management clinic and home health care providers.

Cone Health Home Care Providers at Alamance Regional Medical Center
Provides community alternatives programs for children, as well as HIV-related services.

Cone Health Pediatric Rehabilitation Center at Burlington
Provides pediatric rehabilitation services including physical, occupational and speech therapy in the Burlington/Alamance County area.

Cornerstone Medical Center
Offers primary care services, as well as specialty services to patients over the age of five.

Crissman Family Practice
Offers primary care services for patients of all ages.

Duke Primary Care - Mebane
Offers care for infants, children, adolescents, and adults.

Elon Health Services
Offers medical services for Elon students, including gynecologic services, preventative care, physicals, vaccinations; has limited on-site prescription dispensing and prescription delivery service to local pharmacies.

Encompass Women’s Care
Offers OB GYN and primary care to female patients ages 13 and older.

H.O.P.E Clinic Health Outreach Program of Elon
Offers physical therapy services for patients of any age who are uninsured or underinsured.

Kernodle Clinic – Burlington
Located within the Alamance Regional Medical center; offers primarily specialty services to patients of all ages including cardiology, obstetrics and gynecology and physical therapy.

Kernodle Clinic – Elon
Offers family medicine and pediatric medicine with inpatient, outpatient, and nursery services.

Kernodle Clinic – Mebane
Offer family medicine and pediatrics as well other specialties including cardiology, endocrinology, internal medicine etc.

Kids Path – Hospice of the Piedmont
Program designed to meet the special needs of children and teens (ages birth to 18) who are diagnosed with any life-limiting illness. Also offers grief counseling for children and teens who have experienced the death of a loved one.

LeBauer HealthCare at Burlington Station
Offers primary care and behavioral health services to patients of all ages.

Mebane Medical Clinic
Offers primary care services to patients ages 18 and older.

Medication Management Clinic at Alamance Regional Medical Center
Provides free medications, medication therapy counseling and disease management counseling to qualified individuals over the age of 18.

Open Door Clinic
Offers free healthcare services to qualifying individuals over the age of 18. Services include medical care, eye care, dental care, pharmacy services and mental health services.

Scott Community Health Center
Offers medical, dental, pharmacy and nutrition services to all ages at low-cost for qualifying patients. Also offers care management, social work, crisis intervention, community referrals, short-term counseling, patient, and family education as well as substance abuse referrals.

South Graham Medical Center
Offers primary care services for patients ages 10 and older.

Sylvan Community Health Center
Offers medical services to all ages at low-cost for qualifying patients. Based out of Sylvan Elementary school.

Westside OB-GYN Center
Has two locations in Alamance County, one in Burlington and one in Mebane. Both offer OBGYN care for patients of all ages.

UNC Primary Care -Mebane
Offers physicals, preventative care, pediatric care, in-office procedures, management of chronic health conditions, sick visits, nutrition counseling, women’s health, immunizations, and adolescent health visits to patients of all ages.


Alcohol and Drug Services
Provides educational services to youth to all ages. These programs focus on preventing and delaying the onset of substance use in youth. Treatment services are available for people over the age of 18.

The Alamance Academy
Provides residential level services for boys and girls, as well as mental health and substance use assessment, individual support services, a substance abuse intensive outpatient program and outpatient therapy for children, youth, and adults.

Alamance Regional Psychiatric Associates
Provides innovative, evidence-based behavioral health care for children, adolescents, and adults. Outpatient services include individual and group therapy, family and couples therapy, children’s therapy, dialectical and behavioral therapy group, veterans’ therapy, life skills education and medication management.

All God’s Children of Burlington, LLC
All God's Children of Burlington, LLC is a residential treatment facility for females ages 8-18. AGC provides mental health services which include weekly therapy, medication management, and 24/7 supervision for consumers that may have but not limited to mental health diagnoses, DSS/court involvement, and behavior issues.

Amethyst Consulting & Treatment Solutions, PLLC
Offers a broad range of psychotherapy and clinical services for individuals, couples, and families. Services include outpatient therapy, multisystemic therapy, substance abuse treatment, case management services, intensive outpatient services, and group therapy.

Andrews Counseling and Consulting, PLLC
919-214-0862 or 704-451-1904
Offers family counseling, individual counseling, and youth sexual offender evaluations to children, adolescents, and adults.

Cardinal Innovations
Phone: 336-513-4222
Crisis number: 1-800-939-5911
Offers mental health services, intellectual/developmental disability services, substance use/addiction services for people of all ages with Medicaid, who are uninsured or underinsured.

Cheryl E. Lawson, MA, LCMHC
336-221-8813 or 336-446-9230
Offers psychoeducation and individual therapy services for children, adolescents, and adults.

Falcon Crest
Residential group home for males ages 14 to 18 for mental health and substance use treatment and support.

Family Solutions, PLLC
Offers individual and group counseling to children, adolescents, and adults.

New Possibilities Home for Children
336-261-3427 or 336-437-2645
A residential treatment facility for females ages 12 to 18. Offers treatment for youth experiencing mental illness, emotional disturbances, suffering from minimal substance abuse/sexual abuse or trauma. Provides a very diverse therapeutic environment that focuses on enhancing self-control, communication, life, social and recreational skills.

Pinnacle Family Services
Offers behavioral and mental health services to children and their families. Offers home-based Family Centered Treatment for youth with mental health diagnoses as well as histories of delinquent behavior. Also offers programs for foster youth and foster parents that help children develop positive relationships and resiliency.

Psychotherapeutic Services
Offers mobile crisis management, community support networks, psychiatric management, substance abuse services, coordination of primary care, and family education, support, and consultation for eligible individuals.

Residential Treatment Services of Alamance
Offers non-hospital detoxification, facility-based crisis services, residential services to alcoholics and addicts, residential services to individuals with mental illness to participants over the age of 18.

RHA Health Services Inc.
Offers comprehensive clinical assessments, outpatient therapy, advance access crisis support, peer support, Intensive in-home services, community support team, medication management to eligible individuals.

Trinity Behavioral Healthcare
Offers outpatient treatment and behavioral health intensive family-based services to children and adolescents.


Alamance County Department of Social Services
Offers a variety of services of adults, youths, and families. Youth and family specific services include assistance in paying for childcare, child support services, economic services, health insurance to uninsured children and adolescents whose families do not qualify for Medicaid, adoption services, child protective services, and foster care.

Alamance County Community YMCA
Faith-based organization that offers after school, summer, and holiday camp activities for youth. Offers fitness activities for adults and family programs as well.

Alamance County Partnership for Children
Offers parent support groups, weekly facilitated playgroups and literacy programs for children from the ages of birth to five years old, pre-kindergarten for qualifying families, and an outdoor learning environment open daily to all.

Boy Scouts of America Old North State Council
Offers opportunities for both girls and boys ages 6 to 20 to participate in leadership building, educational programs.

Children’s Home Society of North Carolina
Provides parental education and youth programming. Youth programming includes Wise Guys program which engages middle and high school boys about healthy choices in their relationships. Youth programming also includes the Say So program, which is a statewide association of youth who have been in the out-of-home care system in NC. Say So is a platform for youth to share their experiences and a support group and education resource for teens. Also offers adoption and foster care.

City Gate Dream Center
A hub of community activity for adults, youths, and families. Youth specific programming includes after school care, community groups for middle schoolers and high schoolers, Latinx leadership group, student advocacy group and elementary age day camp once a month.

CrossRoads Sexual Assault Response and Resource Center
24/7 Crisis Line: 336-228-0360
Provides free and confidential services to child and adult survivors of sexual assault, maltreatment, and human trafficking through counseling, advocacy, child medical treatment, education, and community awareness.

Family Abuse Services
Office line: 336-226-5982
Crisis line: 336-226-5985
Housing related: 336-264-6548
Provides direct services to people experiencing intimate partner violence including support groups, advocacy, supervised visits, and emergency housing. Provides community education to elementary and middle-school students, as well as outreach services. Also has a housing division that assists those experiencing homelessness.

Friendship Adult Day
Adult day program for people ages 18 and over for adult experiencing health problems or isolation factors.

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont
Offers opportunities for girls in grades K-12 to participate in leadership building and educational programs.

HER Community
Faith-based organization who offer personal development courses, scholarships, mentorship, and resources for pregnant and parenting adolescents.

Keya Foundation
This organization aims to reduce the rate of domestic violence, particularly in teens, through counseling, education, support and advocacy.

LatinxEd is an educational initiative in NC providing targeted, multi-year support to Latinx students and immigrant families striving for higher education and greater opportunity.

North Carolina Cooperative Extension Center – Alamance County
Offers youth programs such as 4-H activities, clubs, and camps.

PFLAG Alamance
This chapter of PFLAG provides support for parents who have just learned that their child is gay, and for the LGBTQ persons who want desperately to have their parents and family understand. They provide educational materials to enable families to understand each other, and they advocate for civil rights and against harassment and bullying. They provide group and individual support to parents of LGBTQ individuals, as well as to the LGBTQ individuals themselves.

Positive Attitude Youth Center
Faith-based organization that provides education, recreation, health and life-skill opportunities for children and young adults. Offers school, day care, after school, recreational sports, and summer enrichment activities. Also offers Teen Achievers, a program for children ages 13 to 18 who are court-ordered juveniles or at-risk youth that provides social-emotional support and life skills to navigate their challenging circumstances.

Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club
Faith-based organization that offers afterschool and summer programs, and sports leagues for children and adolescents.

Special Olympics of North Carolina - Alamance County
Based out of Alamance County Parks & Recreation, Special Olympics serves nearly 400 children and adults with intellectual disabilities from throughout the county. Training and competition programs are offered in 16 sports year-round, and offers athletes the chance to participate in athlete leadership opportunities.

The Exchange Club Family Center
Offers parenting classes, parental aide services, case management and support for young parents, mentoring support for at-risk youth, in-home counseling support and intensive family preservation.

Young Lives of Alamance County
Faith-based organization offering activities, summer camp and support to young people.


Alamance-Burlington School System
Provides public and special education to youth K-12; also offers pre-k. Offers homeless liaison services for homeless youth and their families. Offers migrant education programs for migrant youth and their families.

Alamance Community College
Offers continuing education opportunities. Offers classes on adult education, GED preparation, and English as a Second Language. Associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates are available in a variety of fields.

Alamance Youth Leadership Academy
Contact information is dependent on what middle school the youth attends
A leadership program offered at a variety of middle schools in Alamance County; it’s goal is to empower youth through the connections of civic engagement and leadership development for a greater Alamance County.

Allied Churches of Alamance County
Operates an emergency shelter for adults and families, as well as a weekday lunch and dinner meal program accessible to all without restrictions. Also operates Empowerments Center which offers phone and computer access, assistance with job searches and writing resumes, and referrals for employment and housing, food, health services, and other needs.

Centro La Communidad
The Latinx family center of Catholic Charities that offers information and referral services, goal-oriented case management, immigration legal services, employment services, disaster response services, community workshops, and advocacy for individuals of lower-income over the age of 18.

Elon Academy
A non-profit college access and success program for academically promising high school students in Alamance County with a financial need and/or no family history of college.

Elon University
Private university that offers undergraduate degrees, as well as graduate degrees in business, communications, education, health sciences and law.

Excel Christian Academy and Afterschool Program
Serves three- to twelve-year-olds; provides children and parents with comprehensive education through rigorous academic programming within the context of a faith based center.

Gender and LGBTQIA Center of Elon University
Partners across campus and community to support, advocate, and educate around gender and LGBTQIA identities to create an inclusive campus community of equity, justice, and academic excellence for students, employees, alumni and community members.

Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina
Burlington Center: 336-417-5990
Greensboro Center: 336-544-5305
Along with stores and donation centers whose sales support job training in the community, Goodwill Industries’ provides career development services. Burlington Career center is currently closed due to COVID but the Greensboro center is open.

Legal Aid NC
Provides free legal help to low-income North Carolinians in civil cases involving basic human needs like safety, shelter, income and more.

NC Works Nextgen
Offers one-on-one counseling to support young adults ages 16 to 24 through educational achievement services and employment services.

OE Enterprises
Offers onsite internship experience that leads to competitive employment for young adults ages 18 to 22 with developmental disabilities. Also offers pre-employment transition services for young adults ages 18 to 22 with developmental disabilities.

Operation XCEL – Homework Afterschool Program
Offers reading and math tutoring and afterschool enrichment for middle school students; located out of the First Baptist Church of Gibsonville

Vocational Rehabilitation Services - NCDHHS
Helps people with disabilities achieve their goals for employment and independence.

Women’s Resource Center
Offers financial literacy, career development, and self-esteem workshops, as well as mentorship to support women in Alamance County. Also offers a workshop on puberty to promote mother-daughter communication.


Burlington Fire Department Juvenile Fire Setter Intervention
Offers program to youth ages 6 to 15 years old; program is designed to change a behavior that is consistent with fire-setting through finding a cause of the behavior and connecting youth with needed resources.

Family Justice Center of Alamance County
Provides a variety of services and support for victims of family violence and elder abuse. Services include: safety planning, assistance with shelter, obtaining a protective order, court advocacy and accompaniment, support groups, legal assistance, child protective services, supervised visitation, financial assistance enrollment, job readiness, budget counseling, coaching and mentoring. Routinely serve people ages 16 and older; can see younger clients on a case-by-case basis.

North Carolina Department of Public Safety – Juvenile Justice
Uses evidence-based and effective prevention, treatment, education, and accountability-based sanctions for in graduated levels for at-risk and delinquent youth.

North Carolina Families United
828-291-3079 or 336-395-8828
Assists youth and families to obtain the services recommended by the court counselors and or courts. Offers mental health assessment and treatment for youth. Offers leadership development for young adults by offering skills and involvement in decision-making and advocacy work. Helps connect the family/youth to resources that may be needed to help them be successful in the community and to help diffuse the crisis at hand.

North Carolina Guardian Ad Litem
(800) 982-4041
In tandem with the North Carolina Judicial branch, guardian ad litem provides community volunteers who are appointed, along with an attorney, by a district court judge to investigate and determine the needs of maltreated and neglected children within the court system.

Roots and Wings Community Service and Restitution of Alamance
336-350-7883 or 336-592-9181
Offers opportunity to youth ages 6 to 17 to be accountable for their actions by completing community service hours and, when applicable, those hours ear restitution which is paid directly to the victim(s) of their crimes.

Roots and Wings Teen Court of Alamance
336-350-7883 or 336-592-9181
Court for referred youth ages 11 to 18 who are tried and sentenced by a jury of their peers. Youth volunteers serve as defense attorney, prosecutor, clerk of court, or juror while adult volunteers serve as judges and trainers. Sentencing could range from community service hours, earning restitution, writing letters of apology to victims, attending life skills workshops and/or performing jury duties on future cases.

Selfless Foundation Inc
Offers community-based services for young adults (ages 15 to 21) who are involved in foster care, juvenile justice, and mental health systems. Services promote self-sufficiency, employment, higher education opportunities, vocational training/job readiness skills, financial and health literacy

Sustaining Education and Learning (S.E.A.L) Team
Engages youth ages 11 to 17 who are disconnected from school, which is due primarily to short-term suspension or court involvement. While absent from school, students receive services from various support services to diminish the thoughts of school dropout and ameliorate the overall concept of student achievement. Additionally, life skills will be incorporated in the daily routine of students.


Auburn Trace Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Beaumont Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Brighton Place
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be 18 years or older and meet income eligibility requirements.

Burlington Housing Authority
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be 18 years or older and meet income eligibility requirements.

Cedar Ridge Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Elmwood Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Graham Housing Authority
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Graham Village Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Lakeside Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Oakwood Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Tanglewood Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.

Tucker Street Apartments
Offers affordable housing options; applicants must be at least 18 years old or an emancipated minor and meet income eligibility requirements.


Alamance County Transportation Authority
Offers low-cost rides for general purpose trips, medical trips and almost any non-emergency trip destination. Until September 30th, 2021, rider fares are waived; after that, one way trip is $5, round trip is $10.

Elon BioBus
Provides free transportation to all Elon students, faculty, staff, and community members.

LINK Transit
Local free transportation provider serving Burlington, Gibsonville, Alamance County Offices and Alamance Community College.

Parks and Recreation of Alamance County
Offers youth football, basketball, archery, softball, and baseball programs.

Parks and Recreation of Burlington
Offers youth athletics, afterschool programs, rec days, adventure and outdoor programs, summer day camps and weekly events at the youth center.

Parks and Recreation of Elon
Offers story time at the park, toddler time, imagination station, kids connect, art in the park, nature play, music programs, tween time STEM program, tween time create, as well as a variety of camps.

Parks and Recreation of Gibsonville
Offer many opportunities in youth athletics including spring soccer, softball, baseball, tee-ball, football, flag football, beginner pee-wee football, cheerleading, fall soccer, and basketball.

Parks and Recreation of Graham
336-570-6718 or 336-513-5510
Offers youth athletics and summer day camps for grades kindergarten through 7th grade.

Parks and Recreation of Green Level
336-578-9494 or 336-516-1721
Offers youth football and baseball programs to youth ages 6 to 12.

Parks and Recreation of Haw River
Offers youth football, softball, and baseball programs to youth ages 6 to 12.

Parks and Recreation of Mebane
Offers youth football, basketball, soccer, tennis, golf, softball and baseball programs to youth ages 6 to 12.


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