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Juvenile Referrals

Juvenile Probation Referrals

    Initial Probation Meeting
  • The Probation Officer will review and explain terms and conditions of probation imposed by the Judge.
  • Referrals are made to educational programs, counseling and/or Juvenile Work Project.
  • Expectations of probation are communicated to the minor and parent.
  • Phone numbers, addresses, and daily schedules are verified.

Probation Referrals

  • Educational Class
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Functional Family Therapy (FFT)
  • Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS)
  • Family Advocate
  • Youth Advocate
  • Mentor
  • Family Support Counselor
  • Kaleidoscope Employment Youth Services (KEYS)
  • Transition to Independence Program (TILP)
  • Juvenile Work Project
  • Community Service

Educational Classes

  • Theft Education
  • Life Skills
  • Gang Awareness
  • Anger Management/Violence Intervention
  • Sexual Misconduct
  • Drug and Alcohol Education
  • Youth Driving Under the Influence Program

Substance Abuse Treatment Options

  • Self help groups
  • Educational Classes
  • Outpatient substance abuse counseling
  • Intensive outpatient treatment
  • Inpatient drug treatment

Family Counseling

  • Functional Family Therapy (FFT)
    • Short term family therapy in the families home.
  • Family Support Counselor
    • Behavioral support and intervention services in the home, at school, and in the community to mitigate the minor’s behavioral issues.
  • Therapeutic Behavioral Service (TBS)
    • Provides short term one-to-one assistance to minors who have behaviors such as tantrums, assaultive behavior or destruction of property

Support Services

  • Family Advocate
    • A peer professional who has personal experience as a primary caregiver of a child who has utilized one or more services: Mental Health, Social Services, Special Education, Juvenile Justice.
  • Youth Advocate
    • Education and support for young adults to advocate for themselves, education about different systems, services and placements, peer to peer mentoring.
  • Mentor
    • Mentor provides mentoring services for at risk youth up to age 22.

Employment/Transitioning to Adulthood Programs

  • Kaleidoscope Employment Youth Services (KEYS)
    • Career assessments and job explorations, interviewing techniques, resume development and application preparation.
  • Transition to Independence Program (TIP)
    • Youth receive assistance to make successful transition into adulthood by setting and achieving personal goals related to employment and career, educational opportunities, living situation, well-being and community life functioning.
  • Transitional to Independent Living Program (TILP)
    • Individualized Services and workshops to teaches young people skills they need to become self sufficient.
Community Service
Donated hours at a non-profit organization for the benefit of the public.