Empowering Youth for Positive Change (EYPC) is an organization that has been established since 2009 in Virginia. EYPC was licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to provide Intensive – In-Home Services, Therapeutic Day Treatment Services In School, After School and Summer Programs, Mental Health Skill Building Services, Outpatient Therapy and Substance Abuse since 2011.

Our agency has been licensed with DBHDS since 2011 and serves the Central Virginia and Northern Neck areas. EYPC is affiliated with both the Henrico and Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Local Human Rights Committees and since the inception of our services, EYPC has always remained in good standing throughout our years of operation, we have successfully serviced more than 2000 clients, mostly juveniles, who have gone on to graduate high school and pursue post-secondary educational opportunities, military enrollment or are now gainfully employed.

In 2015 EYPC branched out in the state of GA and started the process to become an Intensive Family Intervention provider where we also sustained a 3-year CARF Accreditation in the State of Ga and Letter of Agreement through the Department of Behavioral Health and Development where we are credentialed to provide Intensive Family Intervention services to families.

Our Mission

The mission of Empowering Youth for Positive Change (EYPC) is to provide effective community-based mental health services to individuals who are experiencing significant behavioral and/or emotional challenges due to a documented mental health diagnosis.

Our Motto

“Empowering One Family at a Time.”

Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is simple: All individuals deserve an opportunity to succeed in society, no matter what walk of life. With support from EYPC and other community resources, positive change is not only possible, but expected when clients and their families work to solve their difficulties together.