Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $67,076)
Twin Cedars Youth Services, Inc. operates two residential treatment, education and community reintegration programs for sexually aggressive and sexually traumatized youth ' the Anne Elizabeth Shepherd Home for girls and the Bradfield Center for boys.
Twin Cedars will strengthen and build capacity for the girl's program by:
1) enhancing therapeutic services; 2) providing additional support necessary to reintegrate or transition youth back into the community and 3) increasing educational services to meet the rigor of No Child Left Behind. The program will report performance measures that include the percent of program youth and or families exhibiting desired change in targeted behaviors; percent of program youth who offend or re-offend, and improved academic performance.