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Title: NOME (AK) YOUTH RESIDENTIAL CENTER PROGRAM REPORT
Corporate Author: CCC/HOK Architects and Planners
United States of America

Facility Sciences Corporation
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 83
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PLANS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ALASKA'S NOME YOUTH RESIDENTIAL CENTER ARE PRESENTED.
Abstract: THE FACILITY RECEIVED INITIAL FUNDING IN 1978. IT WILL ACCOMMODATE ABOUT 11 ADJUDICATED JUVENILES WHO HAVE BEHAVIORAL/EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS OR WHO ARE ORDERED BY THE COURT SYSTEM TO BE DETAINED FOR NONVIOLENT CRIMES. FURTHERMORE, IT IS INTENDED FOR JUVENILES WHO DO NOT NEED A SECURE FACILITY AND WHO ARE UNABLE TO REMAIN IN THEIR OWN HOMES. SINGLE ROOMS, A DAY ROOM, A LIVING ROOM, AND DINING SPACE WILL BE CONFIGURED IN A RESIDENTIAL MANNER. THE REPORT INCLUDES SECTIONS DEVOTED TO PLANNING CONCEPTS, SERVICE AND ARCHITECTURAL PROGRAM RATIONALE, THE PROPOSED SPACE PROGRAM, AND BUILDING DEVELOPMENT CONCEPTS. TABLES, DIAGRAMS, AND FOOTNOTES ARE PROVIDED, AND APPENDIXES CONTAIN PLANNING DOCUMENTS AND DATA, AND 12 REFERENCES.
Index Term(s): Alaska; Alternatives to institutionalization; Community-based corrections (juvenile); Correctional planning; Juvenile correctional facilities; Juvenile group houses; Juvenile shelter care
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