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RFP Grant Announcement The Transylvania County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC)


Last updated 2/11/2021 at 10:38am

RFP Announcement The Transylvania County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) announces the availability of $125,947 in intervention and prevention funds for services to youths most at risk of court involvement.

Based on the JCPC Risk and Needs Assessment conducted to date, the risk factors affecting Transylvania County have been identified to be the following:

∞ The elevated number of youth over the age of 12 who are at risk of committing their first delinquent offense

∞ The elevated number of youth with prior referrals at intake

∞ The elevated number of youth who have a known use of alcohol and/or illegal drugs

∞ The elevated number of youth who have school behavior problems

∞ The elevated number of youth who lack pro-social peers

∞ The elevated number of youth who lack parents that are able to supervise them

The JCPC planning process conducted to date, detected service intervention needs to address the following areas:

∞ Elevated number of youth lacking positive peer relationships

∞ High levels of school behavior problems

∞ Increased rate of substance abuse in youth

∞ Inadequate in-home supervision

∞ Substance abuse in the home

∞ Abuse/neglect, a lack of support of victims of abuse/neglect

∞ Family criminality

∞ Conflict in the home

The Transylvania County JCPC will consider proposals for the following needed programs:

1. Structured Day

2. Restitution/Community Service

3. Interpersonal Skills

4. Mediation

5. Teen Court

6. Temporary Shelter

7. Mentoring

8. Parent and Family Skill Building

9. Tutoring

10. Vocational

11. Skill Building

12. Mental Health

13. Substance Abuse

All NEW applicants are strongly encouraged to contact State Area Consultant, Regina Arrowood at 828-230-3590 to understand program requirements and schedule orientation workshops.

In order to apply for FY 2021-2022 JCPC funding, you must complete and submit your application online by accessing NC ALLIES. Please read and follow all instructions at the following website:

After submitting the application in NC ALLIES, submit ONE hard copy to Jonathan Griffin on March 12th, 2020 by 4:30 p.m. at County Administration Building, 101 S Broad Street, Brevard, NC 28712, (828) 884-3271.

Private nonprofits are also required to submit No Over Due Tax forms, Conflict of Interest Statements, and proof of 501(c)(3) status.

Both the paper and electronic copies must be received for a program to be considered.

Local public agencies, 501 (c) (3) nonprofit corporations and local housing authorities wishing to submit applications for programs to provide any of these intervention services may contact the JCPC Administrator or Area Consultant for more information:

Jonathan Griffin

Finance Director

[email protected]


Regina Arrowood

Area Consultant

Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention




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