Benchmark Transitions Successful Summer Intensive Preps Students for School and Work in the Fall
Redlands, CA – As summer heats up in Southern California, clients and their families are already looking forward to participating in the Benchmark Transitions integrated academic and vocational semester for Fall, 2020. As a licensed and certified residential treatment and supportive transitional living center, Benchmark has included an on-site academic and vocational track for over 26 years. Benchmark holds a Private School Affidavit through the State of California and is Academically Accredited, as well. Benchmark partners with the local high school district to facilitated the standardized State of California high school curriculum for young adults who need to complete high school. Additionall, Benchmark’s Master’s level credentialed teacher, Ben Madison, M.A.T., can coordiante with home schools and colleges to continue with distrance and on-line learning, while the young adult is simultaneously engaging in treatment and transitional living.
Benchmark’s Education and Careers Department features:
- Year around rolling admissions
- Private School Affidavit
- WASC-accredited high school diploma via partnership with Redlands Unified School District/Redlands Adult School
- College classes (based upon home school online platform access and local community college availability)
- On-site learning and career development center
- Low staff to student ratio during class hours
- Master’s level credentialed teacher
- Academic assessments/transcript review
- College and vocational program placement
- Career development/vocational schools and Regional Occupational Programs
- Comprehensive Career Assessment – The Greenwood Assessment
- Tutoring and study skills
- IEP and 504 support
“When I founded Benchmark Transitions in 1993, my goal was to provide a safe and nurturing environment for young adults to gain healthy coping skills and prepare them for the world or work,” states Founder/CEO Jayne Longnecker-Harper, M.Ed. “We’re pleased to conintue to provide that option, especially with the uncertainty of education and careers during this national pandemic,” she concludes. Benchmark Transitions is an essential health care provider and adheres to CDC, state and local guidelines regareding the COVID-19 safety protocols.
Benchmark Transitions is a comprehensive, multi-disclipinary approach to residential treatment and transitional living for young adult men and women, ages 18-28. Benchmark provides evidence-based treatment for mental health and co-occurring substance use disorders, highly structured supportive transitional living, education and career development and indepenedent living life skills.
Benchmark accepts most PPO insurance policies and is in network with Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross (accepting most Blue Card BCBS members), First Health, Kaiser Permanente of Southern Californa, MHN, Tri-Care and Quantum Health. Families will receive an estimated payment plan so that they can accurately understand their out of pocket costs.
For more information, please contact Benchmark Transitions at 800-474-4848 x1 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us online at benchmarktransitions.com