The Nueces County J.U.S.T.I.C.E Boot Camp has transitioned into the Nueces County Robert N. Barnes, Regional Juvenile Facility.

Robert N. Barnes is a state licensed post-adjudication facility that can accommodate up to 40 residents. Our program provides a structured activity schedule and incorporates therapeutic services for the following populations:

  • General Offenders
  • Offenders with substance abuse issues
  • Forthcoming services for females with complex trauma issues

Mission Statement:

It is the mission of Nueces County Robert N. Barnes, Regional Juvenile Facility to provide the families and youth (ages 14-17) of south Texas and the surrounding areas with a progressive alternative to normal rehabilitative sanctions. We pledge to assist each resident in his or her efforts to coexist in a clean and sober environment as well as following societal rules and respect for authority, while instilling leadership and solid core values.

Eligibility Criteria:

The program will accept participants who have been ordered into placement by a Juvenile Court. The following criteria will be used:

  • Male or female aged 14-17
  • Medically, physically, and psychologically stable
  • No psychosis or history of sexual assaultive behavior, or behaviors that will jeopardize the health, safety, or rehabilitation of self or others in the program.

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