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Faith Based Juvenile Transition Project

Award Information

Award #
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2003, $3,500,000)

The State of Florida seeks to develop a system of facility based and community based services for youth committed to the residential custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice, utilizing a model of Faith Based mentoring similar to the InnerChange Freedom Initiative (IFI). The Department of Juvenile Justice will develop an age and developmentally appropriate adaptation of the IFI curriculum.


Date Created: September 29, 2003