|The Girls and Boys Town National Resource and Training Center began a partnership with the Jicarilla Student Residence in April 2004. Since then Boys Town and the Residence staff have implemented a customized model of care based on the Girls and Boys Town Model. And the Residence staff participate in on-going consultations to ensure success.|
Girls and Boys Town services included:
Program Assessment Identify strengths, areas for improvement, and make recommendations for enhancement.
Professional Training On-site, Effective Skills for Child Care Staff customized training for all Residence staff, including direct-care staff and program administrators.
Four Comprehensive Consultations Answer staff questions or concerns related to integrating elements of the Boys Town model into the Residences program.
Supervision Workshop Observe, consult, and evaluate Residence staff in the customized Boys Town model of care.
Training for Trainers Training designed to empower selected administrators to train new employees and provide self-sufficiency in developing staff skills.