NHBR is a faith-based residential program with a heart for character maturity and family unity. We provide services to 20 boys in a home-like atmosphere in which struggling adolescents take on better life attitudes, flourish in their belief, find a safe and nurturing environment, and overcome their challenges and problems. We offset hard work with inviting recreation such as fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting and swimming. Our picturesque mountainous location is a great place for backpacking, camping and hiking.
New Horizons Boys Ranch strives to promote academic, emotional, spiritual, and physical fitness by instilling discipline and coaching them to rebuild relationships. Adolescents arrive at New Horizons Boys Ranch from around the country, including from Shreveport, Louisiana, and often find it advantageous to spend time in a new environment separate from local peer groups.
Each child begins by forming a relationship with an adult mentor. Challenging activities and daily chores build a strong work ethic and many other attractive character qualities. Then, supported by a relationship with a mentor, the teen can tackle the conflicts that had caused the need for intervention. We also provide individual and group counseling to improve attitudes and behaviors.
Students at New Horizons Boys Ranch are provided a fully accredited school that also consists of independent study courses. All credits received transfer easily to any other school. The self-paced quality of the coursework suits our students well, permitting them to learn in the way they find best and catch up on any missed credits. We believe discipline plays a key part in any successful education, and we convey this in our classroom. Additionally, vocational training topics include automotive, construction, culinary, life skills, and ranching.
Genuine family restoration happens only with the total commitment of parents. We ask parents to attend three family workshops each year for coaching, family therapy and to visit their teen at our facility. We facilitate frequent contact between parents and adolescents using tools such as letter writing, which reinforces communication and relationship building without the emotional charge of face-to-face interaction.
We are a faith-based youth ranch that guides adolescents to find their place in life. Through mentorship, counseling, hard work and plenty of play, we stand by values and character traits that will serve your child for the rest of his or her life. Please think about looking outside of Shreveport, Louisiana to see how our caring program can bring about restoration in your family. To discover more, we invite you to explore our website, then fill out our inquiry form or call us today.
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