Teen Court - YWCA of Hawaii Island
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(808) 969-7838

Teen Court - YWCA of Hawaii Island

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Program Information
Program Also Called: 
YWCA, Young Women's Christian Association.
Program Phone: 
(808) 969-7838
Program Description: 

This is a diversion program to Family Court for first time juvenile offenders' with misdemeanor charges. Youth who decide to participate have admitted guilt to their crime and attended a court hearing to receive sentencing by a jury of peers. Sentencing always includes community service and jury duty and the court is made up of a judge, attorneys, a clerk, a bailiff and a jury. Attorneys, clerks, bailiffs and sometimes even the judge positions are done by teens. Those who completes the program gain a clean juvenile record and knowledge of the judicial system, leadership skills and more. High school students can volunteer or intern, earning school credits.

Fax: 
(808) 935-5150
Program Email: 
Additional Information: 
Unavailable.
Program Physical Address: 
HI
Program Postal Address: 
1382 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI 96720
Program Type: 
Private Non-Profit
Program Hours: 
Hours Vary.
Fees: 
Free.
Program Accessibility: 
Handicap Accessible
Languages: 
English.
Program Transportation: 
Program is city bus convenient.
Eligibility: 
Referral required by Police Juvenile Division. Youth ages 10-17, first time, admission of guilt for petty crime offense.
Age Group
Organization Information
Organization: 
YWCA of Hawaii Island
Organization Phone: 
(808) 935-7141
Service Location
Programs Available
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