ERIC Number: EJ604571
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Creating Resiliency in Urban Neighborhoods.
Timmermans, Steven R.; Hasseler, Susan S.; Booker, Rhae-Ann Y.
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v8 n2 p107-11 Sum 1999
Project uses faith-based organizations to identify strengths in high-risk children and youth. Programs spanning grades 4 to 12 matched youth with prosocial peers and adults and provided opportunities for expanding their personal goals and educational horizons. Activities in mentoring built relationships, strengthened academic skills, and raised career and college aspirations. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special topic: "Generosity and Altruism." For related articles, see CG 555 134-149.