Pathways Health and Community Support, LLC, a portfolio company of Atar Capital, has acquired Human Resource Training, Inc., a provider of foster care and social services to families and youth in Arizona. This is the fifth acquisition made by Atar through Pathways in the last 2 years.

HRT offers a therapeutic foster care program and delivers its services to traditional, medically complex and therapeutic foster care homes. The firm also provides parenting skills programs and services for developmentally disabled individuals.

Pathways is a provider of behavioral and mental health services across 18 states with over 5,000 dedicated staff members. The firm offers counseling, telehealth, autism services and more. The deal will expand the firm’s footprint in Arizona from eight to twelve counties.

“The support and expertise of Atar Capital guided our acquisition strategy and assures we have the resources necessary to expand our services into new communities,” said Pathways CEO Jill Winters.