Replicating Roca's Intervention Model to reduce violence and incarceration among high-risk young men, 2012-2014

This grant supports the Roca High-Risk Intervention Model's efforts to plan for replication of the program and to build the internal capacity to expand and replicate its services. Roca has developed the intervention model to reduce violence among and incarceration of high-risk young people. The grant provides Roca with the resources to: (1) complete manuals for the intervention model, program implementation, and program operations; (2) complete development of performance-based management tools to ensure effective program replication; (3) build internal infrastructure, including staffing for program expansion; (4) complete early exploration work in a minimum of five locations to assess viability for replication; (5) complete comprehensive exploration in two finalist sites; and (6) complete the planning and preparation for the chosen replication site.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $580,008.00

Awarded on: 9/21/2012

Time frame: 10/1/2012 - 9/30/2014

Grant Number: 70293


Roca, Inc.

101 Park Street
Chelsea, 02150-2771


Mary Baldwin
Project Director


Lili-An Elkins
Project Director