Request for Proposals: Brunswick County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council FY 2023-2024


Request for Proposals: Brunswick County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council FY 2023-2024

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  20%  February 1, 2023
Anticipated Annual Allocation Required Local Match Rate Date Advertised


The Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) has studied the risk factors and needs of Juvenile Court involved youth in this county and hereby publishes this Request for Proposals. The JCPC anticipates funds from the NC Dept. of Public Safety Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention in the amount stated above to fund the program types specified below. Such programs will serve delinquent and at-risk youth for the state fiscal year 2023-2024 beginning on, or after, July 1, 2023. The use of these funds in this county require a local match in the amount specified above. The county can approve programs for 1 or 2 year funding awards, dependent on county approval and programs meeting all requirements.

Based on identified needed programs and possible gaps in the service continuum, the following checked program types will be considered for funding:

Mentoring Services
Restitution/Community Service Services Addressing Problem Sexual Behavior
Parent/Family Skill Building Teen Court – including Sentencing and Responsive Circles Group Home
Interpersonal Skill Building
Psychological Assessments
Temporary Shelter Care
Vocational Skills
Family Counseling
Runaway Shelter Care
Experiential Skills
Home Based Family Counseling
Specialized Foster Care
Tutoring/Academic Enhancement
Individual/Group/Mixed Counseling
Temporary Foster Care
Mediation/Conflict Resolution – including Truancy Mediation, Victim-Youth and Family Group Conferencing, Responsive Circles
Substance Abuse Counseling
Juvenile Structured Day


Proposed program services should target the following risk factors for delinquency or repeat delinquency:

School behavior, negative peer association, parental supervision, alcohol/drug abuse, aggression

Proposed services should address the following concerns as reported in the Youth Assessment Screening Instrument (YASI) for adjudicated youth:

Legal Domain: Person crimes, prior detention admission
Family Domain: Living arrangements, parental supervision
School Domain: School enrollment status, attendance, conflict, academic performance, activities
Community & Peers Domain: Negative peers/associates
Alcohol/Drugs Domain: Alcohol/drug use
Mental Health Domain: History of abuse, victimization
Physical Health Domain: No health insurance
Aggression Domain: Violence

Applicants are being sought that are able to address items below:

  1. Program services compatible with research that are shown to be effective with juvenile offenders.
  2. Program services are outcome-based.
  3. The program has an evaluation component.
  4. Program services detect gang participation and divert individuals from gang participation.
  5. Awareness of and sensitivity to Racial Ethnic Disparity that exists in the County.
  6. Programs are encouraged to provide effective programming that includes restorative justice practices.

Only local public agencies, 501c3 non-profit corporations and local housing authorities will be considered for funding.

In order to apply for FY 2023-2024 JCPC funding, you must complete and submit your application online by accessing NC ALLIES. Please read and follow all instructions at:
Additional self-help videos on the NC ALLIES webpage are available by clinking on the HELP tab.

Private non-profits are also required to submit, by uploading in NC ALLIES, the following:

  1. No Over Due Tax form,
  2. DPS Conflict of Interest Statement,
  3. Agency Conflict of Interest Policy, and
  4. Proof of 501(c)(3) status.

(#1 & #2 are available at the above link.)

Sharon Flucker, JCPC Chairperson / or Designee

For further information or other technical assistance about applying for JCPC funds in this county or about the program application workshop, contact: Kelly Cribb, DPS Area Consultant, at 984-867-6847

The deadline for receiving the application:
March 3,2023
  (Email/Mail or deliver) to: Christina Kennedy
PO Box 249 Bolivia, NC 28422 or email