Preparing Young Leaders

Proposed Criteria for City Ranch Placement

  • Boys and girls, 5-12 (age at entry)
  • Minimum IQ of 70
  • Mild to moderate emotional and/or behavioral problems
  • Must have family involvement with potential for reunification
  • Must have family (birth, adoptive, foster) to visit on alternating weekends, school holidays, and several weeks during the Summer
  • Must live within an 80-mile radius of the Ranch (greater metro Atlanta)
  • No alcohol or drug dependency
  • No history of sexual offending behavior or sexual perpetration
  • No active suicidal or homicidal threats, ideation, or behavior, currently or in recent history