NHBR is a Christian residential program with a mission for character maturity and family unity. We provide treatment to 20 boys in a home-like atmosphere where troubled adolescents adopt better life attitudes, grow in their belief, live in a safe and nurturing environment, and overcome their challenges and problems. We balance hard work with inviting recreation including fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting and swimming. Our picturesque mountainous location is a great place for backpacking, camping and hiking.
New Horizons Boys Ranch endeavors to develop academic, emotional, spiritual, and physical fitness by instilling discipline and mentoring them to rebuild relationships. Adolescents attend New Horizons Boys Ranch from across the nation, including from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and often find it valuable to grow in a new environment away from local peer groups.
Each adolescent begins by forming trust with an adult mentor. Engaging activities and daily chores contribute to a strong work ethic and countless other positive character qualities. Then, supported by a relationship with a mentor, the teen can tackle the destructive choices that had caused the need for intervention. We also use individual and group counseling to bring change in attitudes and behaviors.
Boys at New Horizons Boys Ranch are provided a fully accredited school that also consists of independent study courses. All credits earned transfer easily to any other school. The self-paced quality of the coursework suits our students well, allowing them to learn as they do best and catch up on any missed credits. We believe discipline plays a key role in any worthwhile education, and we convey this in our classroom. In addition, vocational training topics include automotive, construction, culinary, life skills, and ranching.
True family restoration occurs only with the total commitment of parents. We require parents to attend three family workshops during the year for coaching, family therapy and to visit their teen at our facility. We facilitate frequent contact between parents and teens using tools such as letter writing, which reinforces communication and strengthens relationships without the emotional charge of face-to-face interaction.
We are a faith-based program that leads adolescents to find their place in life. Through mentorship, therapy, hard work and plenty of play, we stand by values and character traits that will be profitable for your child for the rest of his or her life. Please think about looking outside of Milwaukee, Wisconsin to see how our caring program can bring about restoration in your family. To find out more, we invite you to read our website, then complete our inquiry form or call us today.
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