Campus Expansion

The Buckeye Ranch Partners with Nationwide Children’s Hospital for Grove City Campus Expansion

The Buckeye Ranch, in partnership with Nationwide Children’s Hospital, is excited to announce the expansion of its residential treatment campus in Grove City to meet the needs of higher acuity children who are still recovering and require a level of care that is a step down from inpatient psychiatric care and need community-based stabilization and regular therapeutic support.

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The new facility is scheduled to open in 2025. You can have a first glimpse of the expansion below.

Aerial photo showing new building with multiple rooflines and curved road

Break room and kitchen area with counter, tables and stools

Living room with open space, chairs and couch

“One in five U.S. children experience a mental health condition in a given year, and locally, one Ohioan under 18 years dies by suicide every 33 hours. The Buckeye Ranch, in collaboration with Nationwide Children’s Hospital, is fortunately in the position to expand our expertise and facilities to serve these youth and promote healing.”

- Vickie Thompson-Sandy, President & CEO of The Buckeye Ranch

"We proactively seek out partnerships throughout the community that will enhance vital services for children’s mental health, and we are excited about this collaboration with The Buckeye Ranch, as they maintain an outstanding reputation for residential care.”

- David Axelson, MD, Chief of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Nationwide Children’s Hospital

We are actively accepting capital investments of all levels. If you are interested in becoming a capital investor for this facility expansion, contact Development Director Jessica Brown, for more information.