How can you serve

Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch is now hiring couples or individuals who have a passion for change and a heart for service to be houseparents.

It's not just a career;
it's a chance to change lives.

Houseparents are the heartbeat of our organization, and play a pivotal role in changing kids lives. Through nurturing and transformative connections, they provide unwavering care and support for children in need.

About Us

Cal Farley’s is a leader in residential childcare services. For over 80 years, we’ve worked to meet the needs to children and families- at no cost to the people we serve.
Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch, a residential community for ages 5 to 18, provides professional care and personalized support for children nationwide. With a town-like campus featuring a chapel, medical facilities, and more, residents thrive in academic, vocational, and extracurricular activities, guided by supportive houseparents. Our primary goal is a safe environment fostering meaningful relationships, empowering youth to become responsible, confident, and resilient young adults. Join us in making a difference today!

Our Mission

Cal Farley’s provides professional programs and services in a Christ- centered atmosphere to strengthen families and support the overall development of children.

be part of our success.

Purpose with perks

Houseparents not only receive the benefit of changing lives but a plethora of other benefits such as …

Refer someone now!

Earn up to $2,500

just for referring people to Cal Farley's Boys Ranch

Refer a person to Cal Farley's Boys Ranch as a residential care advisor (houseparent).

$500

for referral*

* Receive a payment if referred employee is hired by Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch.

$1,000

after one year*

* Receive a second payment if referred employee stays with Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch for one year.

$1,000

after two years*
* Receive a third payment if referred employee stays with Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch for two years.
Refer as many people as you feel are qualified to work in a residential environment with children near Amarillo, Texas!

Refer Someone Now!

Thank you for sharing your referral!

We’d like to gather some basic information about you and your referral, this should only take a few minutes.

Houseparent Referral Form

Your Information

Are you a former or current Boys Ranch employee?

Interested in becoming a houseparent?

You can earn up to $6,500 in bonuses over your first two years with our organization!

Have questions? Contact us!

Human Resources Department

Apply online by clicking the link above or apply in person at:
600 S.W. 11th Ave., Amarillo, Texas 79101-3228
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST Monday through Friday

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