Alternatives, Inc. is committed to rigorous program evaluation, which we conduct both internally and through external evaluators.
76% of participants report being better able to make good, healthy decisions because of Alternatives
79% report they are better at problem solving because of Alternatives
78% report they are better at getting along with others who are different from them because of Alternatives
87% report they feel safe being themselves in Alternatives’ programs
External Evaluations have shown the effectiveness of our substance abuse treatment program at preventing usage, and that that effect persists 6 months after completing the program.
Another external evaluator found that 88% of employers who participated in our summer employment program would hire the young person we placed with them if they had an open position.