2017 Alaska Statutes
Title 47. Welfare, Social Services, and Institutions
Chapter 21. Adventure-Based Education
Sec. 47.21.010. Establishment.
(a) The Department of Health and Social Services shall establish an adventure-based education program designed to bring adventure-based education to appropriate juvenile offenders and others selected by referral agencies.
(b) Adventure-based education is a short-term, intensive training program designed to remedy failure patterns and encourage development of self-esteem, self-confidence, and social awareness in
(1) certain delinquent juveniles in the custody of the Department of Health and Social Services;
(2) certain juveniles identified by the schools, division of social services, the courts, youth workers, or other community referral systems, as being able to benefit from adventure-based education.