"MAKING A DIFFERENCE"
BOURNE Inc., is a non-profit organization which provides 24 hour supervised care and housing for boys and girls ages 12-17 years who are abused, delinquent and or neglected. Placements are referred by the Department of Social Services or the Juvenile Probation Department.
The length of their residency varies as determined by the respective agencies.
Our first charge is to always make our houses a home.
Bourne Inc's mission statement is to provide a positive home environment for at risk boys in ways that encourages and empowers them to live productive and fulfilled lives.
To assist us in accomplishing our mission; we partner with other agencies so that our boys and girls can receive individual, group, drug, anger management and family counseling
We use real experiences to teach life skills. We provide mentoring and tutoring opportunities. We are involved in celebrating and supporting their special interest. We provide empowerment opportunities so they may learn a sense of responsibility for themselves and others.
At Bourne, Inc. We make every effort to incorporate recreation and outdoor activities to address current health trends.
We realize the value of recreation and incorporate exercise and activity in our program. We understand the benefits and utilize our local parks and recreations facilities.
Some of our clients participate in Basketball, hiking, baseball and have access to fitness memberships at local Gyms.