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AYS' Youth Residential Center (YRCII) Undergoing Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Compliance AuditPosted by Debra on 09/17/2015
AYS’ YOUTH RESIDENTIAL CENTER II, KNOWN AS HOMETIES, IS UNDERGOING A PRISION RAPE ELIMINATION ACT (PREA) COMPLIANCE AUDIT
The Associated Youth Services’ Residential Center in Kansas City, Kansas will be audited to determine compliance with the federal PREA standards for juvenile facilities.
Information relevant to this facility’s compliance with the federal PREA standards are requested to be submitted to the auditor at the address below at least five working days prior to the onsite portion of the audit.
Information provided to the auditor will be confidential *, with the exception that it must be provided to the U.S. Department of Justice upon request.
The PREA auditor will be at the facility to conduct the audit on November 18, 19, and 20, 2015.
Please send written materials or comments to:
Capers & Associated, PREA Auditors
P.O. Box 81983
Austin, TX 78708
*CONFIDENTIALITY – All correspondence and disclosures received via mail or during personal interviews with the designated auditor are confidential and will not be disclosed unless required by law. These are exceptions when the law requires that the auditor must break confidentiality. These include, but are not limited to the following situations:
If the person is an immediate danger to her/himself or others (e.g., suicide or homicide)
If the information received by the auditor contains allegations of suspected child abuse, neglect, exploitation or maltreatment; and
If the information received by the auditor is required in a legal proceeding where information has been subpoenaed by a court of appropriate jurisdiction.
Date Posted: September 17, 2015