A New Beginning
At Broken Shackle Ranch every child that comes here gets our closest attention to details as possible. This starts with the application/interviewing of the youth to try and insure a good fit, as well as making sure we are heading down the same path that the young men are wanting to peruse. Below are some general criteria that we go off of please email us or call if you have any questions at all..
The Department of Family & Children Services (DFCS)
The Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ)
Private families who are concerned about their son's future
Criteria for admission are as follows:
The youth must be at least 16 years of age
He must have a current psychological evaluation (within the last 2 years)
Our program must be able to meet the needs of the applicant
He must WANT help and realize the need for change in his life
To begin the admission process, please print our Student Application, fill it out as completely as possible, and fax it to us at 478-348-3652. If you have a copy of the applicant's most current psychological, you can simply fax that to us in addition to the application.
Broken Shackle Ranch, birthed in 1984 out of a promise from God to the Cobb Family that, if you take care of my children, I will take care of yours". Ever since, Broken Shackle has been the place of hope, healing and A New Beginning for over 8,000 young men across the state of Georgia. Thank you for your support and prayers over the years.