Program Details

Brevard Group Treatment Home

Grissom Parkway
3905 Grissom Parkway Cocoa, FL 32926

321-726-2889

Program Summary:
Brevard Group Treatment Home (BGTH) is a non-secure residential program serving 30 adolescent male offender's ages 12 to 15 years old, for an average length of stay between 3-9 months. Youth attend school on-site, participate in individual and group counseling, anger management sessions, life skills development activities, and recreational activities. The program is designed to meet the therapeutic needs of the client and is structured to include participation from both family members and the community enabling the youth to transition successfully back into their community once they have completed the program. The BGTH program has been the recipient of multiple "Best Practice" awards from the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice for continued excellence in youth programming. Youth are admitted to this program through the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice.

Program Description:
Brevard Group Treatment Home (BGTH) is a non-secure residential program serving 30 adolescent male offender's ages 12 to 15 years old, for an average length of stay between 3-9 months. Youth attend school on-site, participate in individual and group counseling, anger management sessions, life skills development activities, and recreational activities. The program is designed to meet the therapeutic needs of the client and is structured to include participation from both family members and the community enabling the youth to transition successfully back into their community once they have completed the program. The BGTH program has been the recipient of multiple "Best Practice" awards from the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice for continued excellence in youth programming. Youth are admitted to this program through the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice.

Brevard Group Treatment Home has zero tolerance for any acts of sexual abuse, assault, misconduct, or harassment. Sexual activity between staff and juveniles, volunteers or contract personnel and juveniles, and juvenile and juvenile, regardless of consensual status, is prohibited and subject to administrative and criminal disciplinary sanctions.

http://www.djj.state.fl.us/partners/prison-rape-elimination-act-(prea)

Counties Served:
Brevard

Services:
Alcohol / Substance Abuse  |  Mental Health  |  Prevention / Education  |  Justice Programs

Services for:
Male Youth