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Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc.’s Community-Based Alternative to Incarceration Recognized as “Promising” by Federal Evaluators

Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc.’s Community-Based Alternative to Incarceration Recognized as “Promising” by Federal Evaluators

  • 10/18/2019 11:00:00 AM
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Oct. 18, 2019 – As Americans seek safe, effective justice reform, Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. is pleased to announce that Federal evaluators have identified its community-based alternative to youth incarceration model as “promising.”YAP is a new addition to the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Crimesolutions.gov “Promising Programs” list and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)’s Model Programs Guide. Currently, 58 percent of t...
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They Once Faced Prison, Institutionalization, Poverty and/or Despair – Now They Have Scholarships, Life Tools and Hope

  • 10/11/2019 10:10:00 AM
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An unconventional scholarship is helping some Clark County young people go to college, get vocational certifications or start businesses while overcoming some of life’s most difficult challenges.The Tom Jeffers Endowment Fund for Continuing Education scholarship is one of many tools available to individuals served by Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Founded in 1975, the nonprofit partners with youth justice, child welfare, behavioral health, developmental disabilities/autism, educa...
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Adams County, PA YAP thanks Community Aid for its Support

Adams County, PA YAP thanks Community Aid for its Support

  • 10/4/2019 9:42:00 AM
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Adams County, Pa. YAP Director Robert A. Witt YAP met with local Community Aid (CA) staff members to thank them for demonstrating their “Neighbors helping Neighbors" motto. Witt told the CA staff about how their support helps families YAP serves. He also let them know about YAP employment opportunities.As a CA partner, Adams County YAP hosts a donation bin for the CA thrift store.  The office receives funds and shopping vouchers for families based on the weigh...
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