Juvenile Justice Service Directory

The programs contained in this directory represent a wide spectrum of services across North Carolina. Not all of the programs listed receive funding and oversight by the Juvenile Justice Section of North Carolina Department of Public Safety’s Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice. The programs that do receive funding and/or oversight by DPS are designated as such.

1810 programs found
The program provides before & after-school, weekend & summer school academic enrichment opportunities for children attending low-performing schools to help them meet local & state academic standards in subjects of reading, mathematics & science. Programs provide activities for youth development, drug & violence prevention, art, music, technology, character, education, counseling & recreation to enhance the program's academic components. The program supports family literacy & community outreach.
Wake county
No charge
Literacy Programs
Outpatient Psychotherapy services in an office setting. The modality of treatment can be both individual or family psychotherapy. We work with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues and provide psychotherapy for depression, anxiety, ADHD, oppositional defiant disorder, conduct disorder, family issues and other mental health disorders. In a supportive environment, our highly personalized approach will help you achieve the personal growth, goals, and results you're striving to reach.
Richmond county
Health Choice, Medicaid, Private Insurance
Individual Counseling
At 3-C Family Services, psychology, psychiatry, and counseling professionals work as a team to promote children's positive mental health and social development and to strengthen family relationships. Medical and psychological treatments are integrated to provide comprehensive care. Our clinicians combine individual therapy, group sessions, and family services to best meet the needs of the entire family. We are committed to being a research-based clinical practice.
Wake county
Health Choice, Medicaid, Private Insurance, TRICARE
Individual Counseling
Juvenile Restitution allows juvenile offenders the opportunity to complete community service hours and earn restitution by providing safe worksites.
Greene county
No charge
Community Service Programs
DPS Oversight
Teen Court uses teen volunteers to holds first-time offenders between the ages of 12 and 17 years accountable and personally responsible for their actions by assigning immediate consequences. By participating in Teen Court, the offender is given the chance to change their behavior and make amends for their actions without obtaining a criminal record.
Greene county
No charge
Teen Court
DPS Oversight
The 4-H Life SKills Program provides the Juvenile Justice System with a local program that will help deter youth from becoming involved in the court system. Through the Strengthening Families Program and other curriculum, the program provides a structured setting for youth to foster interpersonal skill building and guided growth in targeted areas. Such areas include (but are not limited to) school behavior, peer relationships, substance abuse, sexual behavior, and conflict resolution.
Bladen county
No charge
Life Skills Education
DPS Oversight
Promotes pro-social skills through experiential learning, team building, critical thinking, coping skills, character awareness, positive self-esteem, and community partnering. The program gives participants the opportunity to interact, with peers in a productive manner, and with a positive adult role model. We use Arise Curriculum, Project Adventure workshops, experiential learning sites and parenting classes, in a comprehensive effort to deliver services.
Yancey county
No charge
Interpersonal Skill Building
DPS Oversight
A high energy challenge program meeting while school is out for the summer. It uses Project Adventure's Challenge curriculum as well as high and low ropes course initiatives, outdoor wilderness sites and team building and physical challenges. Additional emphasis is placed on volunteering, self discovery and forming healthy relationships.
Yancey county
No charge
Summer Camps
DPS Oversight
An evidence based cognitive behavioral program offered for court referred youth (ages 11-17). MRT groups reduce recidivism by 30%, 3 times the success rates of the most successful alternatives. Participants peel away at the belief system they have built by living life, to reveal an inner self. They then consciously rebuild their belief system in accordance with accepted social norms and positive values. Parenting may be offered in conjunction with this program component.
Yancey county
No charge
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
DPS Oversight
Using research-based curriculum, community service learning and the experiential learning model, 4-H BASES provides small group facilitation and mentoring relationships to help youth develop and maintain life skills and protective assets. These experiences may be structured as activities, explorations, or community service projects.
Wake county
No charge
Mentoring Programs