Skills Based Groups: Gemstone provides youth support to build skills in these areas: resume writing/interviewing, job applications, finances and yard care. In addition Gemstone youth can participate in the Talk Circle/Sweat Lodge, Girls Moving On, Safe Date, YWCA, and Art Journal.
Vocational Training and Certifications: on-site employment skills in screen printing, carpentry, computer technology and other work related areas to include: Microsoft, Serve Safe, Food Handlers, OSHA, Fire Extinguisher, Flagger, and Bicycle Collective.
Education: will receive education on site through the Granite School District. Youth can also participate in credit recovery with North Ridge Learning, Music/Guitar with Granite School District and GED preparation with Granite School District.
Restitution/Work: will receive support from staff to find gainful employment to help the youth save funds for needs, independent living or to pay restitution obligations.
Clinical Support: provides evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy in partnership with the Local Mental Health Authority for acute and ongoing therapeutic needs as indicated by assessment or as defined by the Utah Juvenile Court.
Family Involvement: encourages parents and families to play an active role in treatment through Child & Family Team Meetings, weekly updates, and home visits from our staff.