Youth Opportunity Acquires Texas Juvenile Justice Academy
Youth Opportunity, a Carmel, Indiana-based owner and manager of nationally recognized clinical and educational rehabilitation campuses for adolescents, announced today that they have finalized their purchase of the Rockdale Regional Juvenile Justice Center, Rockdale, Texas. The acquisition was effective January 15, 2018.
Youth Opportunity purchased the facility from 4M Youth Services, Inc. Youth Opportunity currently owns and manages The Center for Success and Independence (TCSI) in Houston, Texas, and 16 other residential and outpatient youth treatment facilities across the country.
“We are excited to welcome the Rockdale Center into the Youth Opportunity family,” said Jim Hill, president, Youth Opportunity. “Their focus on life skills and education will be a perfect match for our diversified training, clinical and educational programs.”
YO’s Center for Success and Independence in Houston has received national acclaim for their innovative programs and success in the rehabilitation of victims of human trafficking, among their other clinical services. The Rockdale Center also has clinicians specializing in treating sex offenders and victims.
“We are proud to be one of the fastest growing behavioral service organizations for youth in America,” said Ronald D. Hunter, CEO of Youth Opportunity. “We feel it is our duty to share the best practices of our expert clinicians and therapists, and to expand our mission of providing emotional, behavioral, and cognitive services to at-risk young people. Our management team is excited to be of service to our new associates at the Rockdale Center.”