Intensive Family Preservation Services

Ranch Ehrlo Intensive Family Preservation Services (IFPS) program is an intensive in-home family treatment program designed to keep children and families safe and out-of-home placement of children.

IFPS is based on an evidence-based program that focuses on time-limited, intensive and home-based services designed to stabilize and strengthen families. Intensive services are family-focused, child centred, goal-oriented, and provide in-home skill building and after-care supports and linkages.

Program components:

  • Services provided in families’ homes
  • Immediate availability for families
  • Brevity of services
  • 24 hour a day availability to clients
  • Single therapist operating within a team

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Keeping families together

“I’m a strong believer in preventative work and how impactful it can be. Any time we can prevent a child from being removed from their home is a success.”


Patti Petrucka, director at 306-751-2913


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