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DeSoto Dual Diagnosed Correctional Facility

County: Other
Categories Youth
Details: Juvenile correctional facility ages 14 19 male and female residential program all students diagnosed with mental health and substance abuse issues total population cap of 124 student all students enrolled in school program about 30% read at least 2 grades below grade level
Job Description: Tutoring math or reading
Times of Work: Weekdays daytime, Weekends daytime, Weekdays evenings, Weekends evenings
Primary Contact: Ms Carol Duncan
5871 SE Hwy 31
Arcadia, FL 34266
Fax: 863-993-4521
Phone: 863-491-5367 2005
Email: carol.duncan.@desoto.k12.fl.us
Secondary Contact: Dr. Mano Khatibi
Phone: 863-993-4521
Worker's Comp for Volunteers?: N
Additional Information: Students are all dual diagnosed they have mental health and substance abuse medical diagnoses. Volunteers are not alone with students, there are correctional officers within sight and sound of the tutor. Students are all enrolled in school but need assistance in either reading or math.

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