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The Haywood County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council is seeking proposals to provide services to Juvenile Court-involved youth in Haywood County.

 

The JCPC anticipates funds from the North Carolina Dept. of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (DJJDP) in the amount of $149,992. Qualified programs will serve delinquent and at-risk youth for the state fiscal year 2011-12, beginning on July 1. Local public agencies, 501©3 nonprofit corporations and local housing authorities are invited to submit applications (Program Agreements) for programs that address the following elements:

  • The services provided meet one or more of the following criteria: Mentoring, Interpersonal Skills/Experiential Skills, Restitution/Community Service, Structured Day Programming, Temporary Shelter Care or Group Home.
  • The program targets one or more of the following known risk factors for juvenile delinquency and repeat delinquency: Known Use of Alcohol/Drugs, School Behavior Problems, and/or Parental Supervision.
  • The program addresses one or more of the following concerns as reported in a Needs Assessment for Court-Involved Youth: General Peer Relationships, Mental Health Needs, Substance Use/Abuse, Parental Supervision Skills, Peer Relationships at School.

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 9. All new applicants must attend Applicant Orientation at 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 11, followed by a mandatory training for the new online application process. Both orientations will be held at the Haywood Community College High Technology Center, 185 Freedlander Drive, in Clyde. Application forms and other necessary information may be obtained from David Teague, chairman for the Haywood County JCPC, Haywood County Courthouse, Third Floor, 215 N. Main Street, Waynesville, NC 28786; Phone – 452-7305; Email – This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Please RSVP for Applicant Orientation to Teague by 5 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 9.

 

For more information, technical assistance, or inquiring about grant writing workshops in your area, contact the Dept. of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Area Office by calling June Fowler, DJJDP Area Consultant at 828-250-3809.

 

For more information, contact:
David Teague,
Public Information Officer
Haywood County
828-452-7305; 828-400-9691 or
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