The Evening Reporting Center (ERC) is a collaborative effort between St. Anne Institute, LaSalle School, and Saint Catherine’s Center for Children. Each site provides structured, supervised and age appropriate Positive Youth Development activities for at risk youth between the ages of nine and 17. The program serves Albany County youth and their families, identified by Probation, the Department of Children, Youth and Families, or Family Court as an alternative to detention or at risk for juvenile justice difficulties.
Program Activities include:
• Academic Support and Homework Assistance
• Weekly Contact with Probation Officer
• Meals and Snacks
• Experiential Learning
• Nutrition and Cooking
• Computer Based Activities
• Social Skills
• Introduction to Community Based Resources
• Recreational Outings
• Job Readiness Training
• Transportation Home to and from program
Monthly Parent Nights are designed to strengthen families through skill development and fun social activities. Parents are invited to participate in quarterly parent advisory groups for their feedback and recommendations.