Rosemont Treatment Center closes its doors, ending over 100 years of help for teenage girls

Rosemont Treatment Center

Rosemont Treatment Center

The Oregonian, August 27, 2014

A Southeast Portland school that has housed and taught troubled teenage girls since 1902 has closed its doors.

Rosemont Treatment Center, a 27-bed facility that provides mental health counseling, substance abuse treatment and schooling is terminating its contract with Oregon Youth Authority and the Department of Human Services due to a chronic lack of funding.

Girls in the program have been sent to foster care, the custody of family members or other treatment facilities….Continue reading at