Our children are in crisis

We are dedicated to ending the drug epidemic in Western New York by empowering adolescents and families to live a life free from the disease of addiction through community outreach, education, and early intervention.

View Our 2021 Impact Report!

As we look back on 2021, we commemorate with gratitude the generosity of Western New York. With our dedicated supporters in mind, we created this document to highlight the ways in which the community has helped us achieve our goals including hosting countless external events and record breaking donations. We would like to take a moment to share the impact that the Kids Escaping Drugs Renaissance Campus has made throughout the year. Click the button below to review our report!

Click Here to View Our 2021 Impact Report

Renaissance Addiction Services, Inc. Joins BestSelf Behavioral Health, Inc.

We are pleased to announce that the treatment aspect of the Kids Escaping Drugs Renaissance Campus will be transitioning from Renaissance Addiction Services, Inc. (RASI) to BestSelf Behavioral Health. This partnership will provide stronger programming and additional resources to the young people we serve especially regarding mental health. Kids Escaping Drugs (KED) will continue to educate the community about the dangers and consequences of substance use and addiction through our Face2Face Program as well as remain a support to our families. We welcome BestSelf to the Renaissance Campus and look forward to working together!


Read the Full Press Release Here

Our Statement

We at Kids Escaping Drugs Inc. and Renaissance Addiction Services, Inc. much like addiction, do not discriminate against race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We are committed to equal employment opportunities and welcome all people to come seek treatment in a safe and inclusive environment.


Our programming offers a full continuum of care including early intervention, stabilization, residential rehabilitation, and reintegration (halfway house).


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We proudly partner with schools and communities to provide no-cost proactive outreach and education through our Face2Face Program.

The Kids Escaping Drugs Renaissance Campus

Photo Credit to: Ben Read

As long as there is addiction, we'll be here.

3 Reasons to Choose KED

Adolescent/Young-Adult Focused

We are the only adolescent residential treatment provider in WNY serving ages 12-24. Our counselors and staff are uniquely qualified to provide treatment services for this youth population.

Locally Based

Our campus is conveniently located in West Seneca, easily accessible from the City of Buffalo and surrounding areas. We have been deeply rooted in our community for almost 30 years. Join the fight to combat the drug epidemic that’s occurring in our own backyard.

Inspiring Hope

We are dedicated to creating a supportive and proactive network to inspire hope in Western New York through events and educational programs in communities, schools, and workplaces.


Renaissance Campus Alumna

When I came to the Renaissance Campus I had hit rock bottom. I was powerless over my addiction and I was ruining my life. My family was blaming themselves for…
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Renaissance Campus Alumna

When I first came to the Renaissance Campus I was at the lowest point I have ever been in my 20 years of life. My drug use had progressed into…
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Renaissance Campus Alumnus

Before coming to Renaissance House my life was a constant battle between myself and survival. I was in constant denial of any sort of addiction and believed that I had…
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John Bennett

Face2Face Program Director

I feel extremely privileged to be working for Kids Escaping Drugs. Day in and day out I continue to be impressed by the kids on the Renaissance Campus that I…
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