Alpine Academy

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Current status open | }} Capacity | }} 50 | }}
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The Alpine Academy is a number of group homes with a school school near Erda, Utah

They have a capacity of a total of 50 girls in the group homes <Ref name="natsap">Program data on NATSAP</Ref>.

The stay last between 10 and 12 months <Ref name=natsap/>.

It was founded in 2001 <Ref name=natsap/>.

The parent company is named Utah Youth Village, Inc.<Ref>Homepage of the parent company</Ref>. They also run a counseling program for Utah parents <Ref>Homepage of the counseling service</Ref>.

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Alpine Academy is located in a sparsely populated rural community, Erda, near Tooele, Utah.

Each home has alarms monitoring activity in each room <Ref Name="dec9">Plans for Erda girls ranch spark fear, by Stephen Speckman, Deseret News, December 9 2002</Ref>


The program is on Heal-online's investigation list <Ref>HEAL-online investigation list</Ref>.

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  • A expansion project worries the neighbors <Ref name=dec9 />

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