Topeka - Lawrence Juvenile Justice System Partnership Model

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Topeka - Lawrence Metrics:

Ages:                   12 – 24

Youth:                  Over 250 Youth in 3 Years

Mentors:              35+

Volunteers:          35+

Sourcing “At Risk” Youth:

·      Douglas County Juvenile Justice Services

·      Shawnee County Juvenile Detention Center

·      Kansas Juvenile Correctional Center (KJCC)

·      New Beginning for Boys

·      Florence Crittenton

·      Pathways 

·      Trails 

 

Youth Health and Wellness:

·      Curriculum Facilitation (2 days x week for one hour each facility)

·      Character Building Skills – Heart of a Champion (9 modules once a week) 

 

Coaching and Mentoring:

·      KJCC: One on One and Group Mentoring (as needed)

·      Douglas County Juvenile Justice Center

·      Shawnee County Juvenile Detention Center

·      Trails Topeka

·      Topeka Florence Crintenton

·      New Beginning for Boys

Career Planning and Job Placement:

·      Café Barnabas

·      Topeka Youth Project

·      Verge

·      Topeka Employment Resource Center

·      Kansas State University

·      Kansas University

·      Washburn University

Transition to Group Homes:

·      New Beginnings for Youth (Boys)

·      Florence Critenon (Girls)

·      Trails

·      Pathways

·      Working Men of Christ 

 

Other Partnerships:

·      Topeka 501 School District 

·      OnCorps /Job Corps

·      KS Volunteer Center

·      KS Mentors

·      Volunteer Generation Fund Sub-grantees

·      MindMatters

·      Working Men of Christ Ministries

·      World Impact Topeka

·      Topeka Bible Church

·      Central Park Christian Church

·      Topeka Mayor’s Office

·      Topeka Shawnee County Court Services

·      Shawnee County Court Citizen Advisory Board

·      Project Forward 

·      El Centro

·      Kansas Children’s Services League

·      Valeo Behavioral Services

·      Catholic Charities

·      Let’s Help

·      Topeka Rescue Mission

·      Local Topeka Businesses providing employment opportunities.