Alternative Placement Programs have proven to be successful:
Welcome to the Extended Family Programs, Inc. website. We currently have programs in Bedford and Blair County where we provide services to all neighboring school districts. Extended Family provides an educational placement with emphasis on behavioral support. If looking to refer a student call our office at 814-623-1770 or click on the referral link on the navigation toolbar.
· To improve academic knowledge
· Provide a solid basis for life skills instruction
· Provide a safe enviroment for learning
· Provide necessary discipline and control mechanisms to
· Provide staff that are non-judgemental and focused in
assisting "at risk" children
· Help in reducing truancy and drop out rates
· Assist schools in reducing violence
· Assist children in accountability
"Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome."
- Booker T. Washington