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Ryther is a youth service organization based in Seattle, WA that was founded in 1940. As of 2019 they had $12 million in revenue and $15 million in assets.

Offer and develop safe places and opportunities for children, youth, and families to heal and grow so that they can reach their highest potential. Treatment of at-risk youths.

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Program areas at Ryther

The sub-acute (residential) care program is best described as a hospital alternative or diversion program which serves severely disturbed children between the ages of six and twelve. The program which provides a twenty-four hour a day structured living environment is intended to provide a safe and therapeutic setting that supports professional treatment to address the emotional and behavioral disorders of the child in order to restore a child to a less restrictive life and environment. Cultural and ethnic diversity variables are carefully integrated into the program. The typical profile of a child in the sub-acute care program will include severe behavioral problems linked with emotional and mental health disorders most of which have their origins in trauma often the result of severe abuse and neglect. Many of the children have a history of failed foster placements and prior treatment efforts. Most of the children are admitted to Ryther via the ...

Aspiring youth programs use professional mentors to work with teens with high-risk behaviors to build relationships based on accountability and trust. Parents are given support for setting boundaries and changing communication patterns. Healing is achieved by building on family members' strengths. Program service 445 clients.

The mental health outpatient program provides counseling and psychotherapy for children between the ages of 2 and 20 and their families. A range of evidence based practices are utilized including cognitive behavioral therapy, family therapy, parent child integration therapy, and motivational interviewing in both individual and group settings. Program served 910 clients.

Form 990s for Ryther

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 26, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 2, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 29, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Aug 21, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Ryther

Total grants, contributions, etc.$10,938,901
Program services$1,557,362
Investment income and dividends$91,924
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$86,750
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$26,025
Net income from fundraising events$-45,695
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$28,906
Total revenues$12,684,173

Vendors for Ryther

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Vine Dahlen PLLCTax accounting2018-10-02
████████ ████████ ███ █████Audit accounting2016-12-31
███████ ███████ ███ ██████████ ███████Investment management2016-12-31
██ ██████ ████████████Construction$1,271,6932016-12-01

Personnel at Ryther

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Karen BradyExecutive Director and Chief Executive Officer$107,580Sept. 17, 2020
Heather WomeldorfSenior Director of Operations / Board Member-Sept. 17, 2020
████ █████████Senior Director of Inpatient Services / Board Member-Sept. 17, 2020
██████ ███████Fund Development Manager-Nov. 1, 2017
█████ ███████Community Engagement Manager-Nov. 1, 2017
████ ███████████President$0Sept. 17, 2020
██████ ██████Secretary$0Sept. 17, 2020
████ ██████Vice President$0Sept. 17, 2020
████ ███████Treasurer$0June 23, 2020
███ █████Past Chief Executive Officer$56,459Dec. 31, 2016
...and five more key personnel

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