Winning Innovative Practices
Miami-Dade County, Department of Human Services, Miami, FL
The Coordinated Victims Assistance Program
Lawrence Hall Youth Services, Chicago, IL
Clinically Appropriate Length of Stay: Youth and Staff Driven Process for Residential Program Re-Design
Runner-Up Innovative Practices
Optimist Boy’s Home & Ranch, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
Vital Factors: Your Way to Success
Ulysses Arteaga, L.C.S.W.
Volunteer Roles: Commissioner; EPPA; Marine Reviewer; Military Reviewer; Peer Reviewer; Team Leader
The Consuelo Foundation 2012 Peer Reviewer of the Year, Mr. Arteaga conducts two to three site visits a year, often volunteering for visits that require a Spanish speaking peer.