Nationally accredited multi-modal arts program for at-risk youth ages 9-18.

The Council for Boys and Young Men & Girls Circle incorporate:


  •  Weekly sessions for eight to twelve sessions or more
  • Five to ten participants and one to two facilitators
  • Consistent format with verbal and experiential or expressive activities
  • Age-appropriate, gender-relevant themes
  •  Strengths-based facilitation strategies


Facilitator Trainings and Curricula help ensure that these circle program models can be implemented successfully, with fidelity and confidence. Evidence based support curricula.  For specific information regarding the study go to -

http://onecirclefoundation.org/research-GC.aspx 

 Facilitator - Allyn Sitjar, MA, R-DT, LCAT
 Contact allyn.sitjar@marblejamkids.org to schedule interview or call 201.497.6512 for more information

IN BOYS' COUNCIL YOU WILL:
Connect with peers
Redefine your principles
Gain confidence and insight
Listen and find answers together
Find respect –Get Respect
Embrace the power within
Discover honest Teen Talk
Learn to be allies with everyone
Find restored hope, belief, and skills to live a good life
Participate in fun and stimulating activities:
Art - Creative Writing - Comic Book Creations - Rap - Slam Poetry Jams - Improvisation & Comedy -
Make a difference and join

BOYS' COUNCIL GROUP PROGRAM utilizes a strength-based group approach to promote boys’ and young men’s safe and healthy passage through pre-teen and adolescent years.
In this structured environment, boys and young men build their capacities to find their innate value and create good lives - individually and collectively!
We welcome everyone! For more information go to: www.Boyscouncil.com

BOYS' COUNCIL- GIRLS' CIRCLE - coming soon!

GIRLS' CIRCLE GROUP PROGRAM addresses conditions and risks and builds on protective factors and strength building through a united circle of peers.
We welcome everyone!  For further information go to: www.Girlscircle.com

IN GIRLS' CIRCLE YOU WILL:
Create a Strong Circle of Peers
Teen Talk About: Friendships, Self-Image, Changing Feelings, Power, Dreams, Peers,Healthy Dating, Positive Relationships, Goals... And More!
Voice Opinions and Ideas in a Safe Circle
Find Power and Strength
Laugh and Create
Make New Friends
Participate in fun activities:
Art - Journaling - Poetry - Music - Improvisation - Creative Writing - Group Creations