New Horizons Boys Ranch is a Christian residential program focused on character maturity and family renewal. We provide treatment to 20 boys in a home-like environment where struggling adolescents adopt better life attitudes, flourish in their faith, find a safe and nurturing environment, and triumph over their challenges and problems. We offset hard work with engaging recreation such as fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting and swimming. Our picturesque mountainous location has much to offer in backpacking, camping and hiking.
A therapeutic boarding school that works hard to promote academic, emotional, spiritual, and physical fitness by teaching discipline and mentoring them to rebuild relationships. Teens come to New Horizons Boys Ranch from across the country, including from Tennessee, and often find it advantageous to grow in a new environment away from local peer groups.
Each child begins by building a relationship with an adult mentor. Challenging activities and daily chores contribute to a strong work ethic and many other positive character qualities. Then, supported by a relationship with a mentor, the teen can overcome the conflicts that had caused the need for intervention. We also use individual and group counseling to improve attitudes and behaviors.
Students at New Horizons Boys Ranch are provided a fully accredited school that also offers independent study courses. All credits earned transfer easily to any other school. The self-paced nature of the coursework suits our students well, making it possible for 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 productive education, and we convey this in our classroom. Additionally, vocational training topics include automotive, construction, culinary, life skills, and ranching.
True family restoration occurs only with the total commitment of parents. We request parents to attend three family workshops each year for coaching, family therapy and to visit their child on our campus. We support frequent contact between parents and adolescents using tools such as letter writing, which promotes communication and relationship building without the emotional charge of face-to-face interaction.
NHBR is a Christ-centered program that guides adolescents to find their place in life. Through mentorship, therapy, hard work and plenty of play, we believe in values and character traits that will be profitable for your child for the rest of his or her life. Please consider looking beyond Tennessee to see how our caring program can lead to restoration in your family. To find out more, we invite you to read our website, then use our inquiry form or call us today.
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