The Northern Hills Diversion initiative is all about making a positive impact in our communities across three counties: Lawrence, Meade, and Butte.
This initiative is all about giving young folks a second chance and helping them become responsible and awesome members of society. We’re not just about punishment; we’re about rehabilitation and accountability.
We’re bringing the whole community together, working hand in hand with the justice system. It’s like a big, supportive team effort to guide these young individuals toward taking ownership of their actions and turning their lives around. We’re all about helping them make a positive mark on the world.
Isn’t it inspiring to see how a program like this can change lives and make our communities better places to live? It’s all about believing in the power of redemption and giving our youth the tools they need to shine bright in the future!
Assist teen offenders in recognizing that they are responsible for their behavior
Teach that the consequences they experience are a direct result of their own actions
Promote a positive attitude toward authority by showing respect, courtesy, confidentiality and dignity to all individuals
Provide a forum for teens to experience the judiciary system and, in the process, reduce the likelihood of youth committing repeat offenses
Establish positive relationships between the community and its youth, the results of which are better understanding and communication