241. Yellowstone Boys and Girls
The ranch is running programs for both boys and girls. The have open units and secure unit letting them be run like a prison.
In 2007 a boy claimed that he was abused at the ranch. The employees wouldn’t let him see his lawyer or his parents. In the end he managed to get another placement.
It cannot be fun to be there as a teenager.
A boy was charged with plotting the murder of another teenager at the facility based on hear-say: Stillwater County teen charged with attempted homicide (The Billings Gazette)
- California Youth Claims Abuse in Montana Treatment Center (Salem News)
- Staff list for Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch (HEAL-online)
- Factsheet about the program (Fornits Wiki)
- Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch & Beyond (Fornits Home for Wayward Web Fora)