Check this out!
At the 2012 MANDI Awards, WCS was featured in this interesting video profile.WCS Video on YouTube
WCS Featured on WUWM!
Check out this interview with Holly Patzer and Clarence Johnson.Listen now!
WCS is featured in NHTSA PUBLICATION!
Our SCRAM Program is featured in a national research study.Take a look at the publication!
WCS BEGINS EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICES (EBP) COMMITTEE
WCS is committed to implementing Evidence- Based Practices (EBP) in all programming.Learn More!
View the WCS "Celebrating 100 Years" Report!
The report looks at WCS' service to the community over the last century and today.Click here to view!
1236 S. Layton Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Phone: (414) 383-5966
Fax: (414) 383-8152
Project Excel rejuvenates youth through effective and supportive programming empowering them to invest in their education, career goals, family and community.
Who We Serve
Project Excel serves youth ages 10 to 21 who are involved or at-risk of becoming involved in the criminal justice system and/or gangs. Project Excel also serves the families of all participating youth.
MPS Behavioral Reassignment Program provides an alternative to expulsion for students not finding success in a larger high school setting.
Intensive Day Treatment Program provides an alternative to juvenile corrections placement in a real school setting with substantial counseling and social work support for youth and families.
GED Option II programming provides a proficiency based fast track to a high school diploma for students 17 years or older and one or more years behind their graduating class.
Curriculum targets reading and math lags, social awareness, life skills development, and is project based.
On-site anger management and AODA counseling utilizing evidenced based models.
Individual, family, and group counseling utilizing cognitive behavioral and motivational interviewing techniques - provided in-home, in the community, and on-site.
Family Resource Center provides direct referrals to community services, on-site employment support, and guided monthly support groups.
Paid work experiences
Employability skills development