The Rowan County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council publishes a Request for Proposals for $322,700. The deadline for applications is 1:00 pm on February 17, 2017.
Rowan County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council
$322,700, Anticipated County Allocation
30% Required Local Match Rate
The Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) has studied the risk factors and needs of Juvenile Court involved youth in this county and hereby publishes this Request for Proposals. The JCPC anticipates funds from the NC Dept. of Public Safety in the amount stated above to fund the program types specified below. Such programs will serve delinquent and at-risk youth for the state fiscal year 2017-2018 beginning on, or after, July 1, 2017. The use of these funds in this county requires a local match in the amount specified above.
The JCPC will consider proposals for the following needed programs:
*Psychological Assessments, *Restitution/Community Service, *Community/Structured Day Program, *Mentoring, *Vocational Development, *Sex Offender Evaluation/Treatment *Substance Abuse Assessment/Treatment, *Counseling Services, *Teen Court, *Shelter Care Services, *Mediation/Conflict Resolution, *Parent/Family Skill Building, *Interpersonal Skill Building, *Tutoring/Academic Enhancement
Proposed program services should target the following risk factors for delinquency or repeat delinquency: Adjudicated or youth involved in the Juvenile Justice system are demonstrating the following risk factors: peer relationship issues, associates with delinquent peers, serious school problems, substance abuse use, parents who have problems providing adequate levels of supervision, and have the potential to runaway from home or placement.
Programs should address the following concerns as reported in the Needs Assessments for adjudicated youth:
Peer Domain: Rowan Youth involved in juvenile justice regularly associate with other involved in delinquent/criminal activity more than the state average.
Individual Domain: Adjudicated and at-risk youth have mental health and substance abuse needs that need further assessments, have a history of victimization and engages in dangerous sexual practices.
Family Domain: Marginal Parenting Supervision skills.
School Domain: Adjudicated and at-risk youth demonstrate serious school problems: long-term suspensions and multiple unexcused absences
Applicants are being sought that are able to address items below:
1. Program services compatible with research that are shown to be effective with juvenile offenders.
2. Program services are outcome-based.
3. The program has an evaluation component.
4. Program services detect gang participation and divert individuals from gang participation.
5. Program has demonstrated success working with families with substance abuse and criminal histories.
6. Program has a transportation component.
7. Program has a plan of implementation and schedule for the service delivery.
Local public agencies, 501(c)(3) non-profit corporations and local housing authorities are invited to submit applications to provide services addressing the above elements to: Jennifer Ward, JCPC Designee
"In order to apply for FY 2017-18 JCPC funding, you must complete and submit your application online by accessing NC ALLIES. Please read and follow all instructions at the following link: https://cp.ncdjjdp.org/CP/ Link Opens to New Site
After submitting the application electronically, print and submit hard copies as indicated below. Private non-profits are also required to submit No Over Due Tax forms, Conflict of Interest Statements, Agency Conflict of Interest Policy and proof of 501(c)(3) status."
"NOTE: For further information, or technical assistance about applying for JCPC funds in this county, contact Regina Arrowood, Div. of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice, Area Consultant, at (704) 603 6833"
Deadline for Application is: February 17, 2017 by 1:00 P.M.
Mail or deliver Rowan County Manager's Office
applications to: 130 W. Innes Street Suite 200
Salisbury, NC 28144
Number of original copies to submit: 5 Telephone: 704-216-8184