Second arrest made for former Florida Youth Challenge Academy employee, 24, involved in inappropriate relationship with 16-year-old student
A second woman has been arrested and accused of abusing her power as a cadre or supervisor to have a romantic relationship with a 16-year-old girl while working at Florida Youth Challenge Academy at Camp Blanding in Starke.
Youth academy in Starke makes changes to protect cadets following allegations of inappropriate behavior
Despite recent allegations involving employees having inappropriate relationships with cadets, the Florida Youth Challenge Academy (FLYCA) at Camp Blanding in Starke is speaking out about its programming, success rates and the changes management made to better protect teen cadets.
Igniting the Future: Juvenile Justice
Melanie Lawson hosts a documentary exploring strides being made with Jacksonville’s Juvenile Justice system. We’ll look inside powerful organizations such as Pace Center for Girls and the Florida Youth Challenge Academy plus feature remarkable stories of redemption.