SHORTSTOP targets Orange County youth, aged 12 to 18, who have come in contact with the criminal justice system. Parental participation is mandatory. The most common offenses of our clients are petty theft, burglary, truancy, weapons possession, and vandalism….
Last year, SHORTSTOP served 299 youth and 366 family members:
– 92% were from low-income households (based on Federal HUD guidelines)
– 61% were male and 39% were female
– Race/ethnicity: Hispanic (72%), White (15%), Asian (9%), African American (3%) and Other (1%)
The Orange Coucommitted to keeping at-risk youth in school and healthy.nty Bar Foundation (OCBF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Read More