New Horizons Boys Ranch endeavors to encourage academic, emotional, spiritual, and physical fitness by teaching discipline and helping them to rebuild relationships. Teens come to New Horizons Boys Ranch from around the country, including from Burbank, California, and often find it beneficial to spend time in a new environment detached from local peer groups.
NHBR is a Christian residential school with a heart for character development and family unity. We provide services to 20 boys in a home-like environment where struggling adolescents take on better life attitudes, grow in their belief, find a safe and nurturing environment, and triumph over their challenges and problems. We offset hard work with inviting recreation such as fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting and swimming. Our gorgeous mountainous location has much to offer in backpacking, camping and hiking.
Every child begins by establishing a relationship with an adult mentor. Challenging activities and daily chores build a solid work ethic and many other positive character qualities. Then, supported by a relationship with a mentor, the teen can overcome the destructive choices that had held him or her back. We also use individual and group counseling to bring change in attitudes and behaviors.
Students at New Horizons Boys Ranch are provided a fully accredited school that also uses independent study courses. All credits accumulated transfer easily to any other school. The self-paced attribute of the coursework suits our students well, allowing 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.
True family restoration takes place only with the close involvement of parents. We require parents to attend three family workshops each year for coaching, family therapy and to visit their child on our campus. We assist with frequent contact between parents and adolescents using tools such as letter writing, which reinforces communication and strengthens relationships without the emotional charge of face-to-face contact.
We are a Christ-centered program that leads adolescents to find their place in life. Through mentorship, counseling, hard work and plenty of play, we teach values and character traits that will be profitable for your child all of his or her life. Please think about looking beyond Burbank, California to see how our caring program can lead to restoration in your family. To learn more, we invite you to explore our website, then complete our inquiry form or call us today.
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