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St. John's

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4500 Avenue D
St. Augustine, FL  32085 Phone: 904-829-8850

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PREA report

Sequel of St. John's is a high risk facility that provides specialized treatment to 70 adolescent males that have been committed to the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice. Sequel of St. John's is dedicated to excellence in providing mental health treatment to males between the ages of 14 t0 18. The program prides itself in the use of evidenced based programming and behavior management that is reflective of the most current research. Sequel of St. John's excels in developing young men into productive individuals through the focus on family, morals, values, and healthy living. Through the course of nine to twelve months young men at St. John's will receive specialized treatment for an array of behavior problems, mental health and substance abuse overlay services, educational and vocational services, and comprehensive transitional and discharge planning. Our mission is to maintain safety in the community through effective holistic treatment of the offender. This is achieved through the use of a positive peer culture that fosters respect, individuality, and enhances the strengths of each young man that it serves.

Programs Offered

  • Residential treatment for delinquent boys
  • Mental Health and substance abuse over lay service
  • Group, Individual and Family Counseling Services
  • Educational Services
  • Vocational Planning
  • Transitional and Discharge Services
  • Evidenced Based programming

Student Profile

  • Males, age 14 to 18 years old
  • Is impulsive/irresponsible
  • Denies and/or justifies negative behavior
  • Has problems with anger and aggression
  • Demonstrates a low degree of empathy
  • Lacks self-discipline
  • Exhibits poor coping skills
  • Is non-compliant with authority
  • Is amenable to a normative culture

Whom Do We Serve?

The youth served by St. John's are typically youth with high risk behavioral problems. They struggle with behavioral issues, anger management and positive coping skills to handle stress. Sequel of St. John's provides them with evidenced based services, programming and behavior management that assists them in developing into responsible young men before returning to the community.


For additional information or to make a referral, please contact:

Orvando Freeman
Executive Director Phone: 904-829-8850 Email: