Outcomes

Roca analyzes its performance and outcomes on a daily, weekly, quarterly, and annual basis, works with external evaluators to assess the effectiveness of its work, and is proud to be considered one of the nation’s leaders in results-focused interventions.

2021 Outcome Highlights

Massachusetts
Young Men

Baltimore
Young Men

Of the two thirds of young men who came to Roca with a violent record, 80% stopped engaging in violence

70% OF ROCA YOUNG MEN DID NOT RECIDIVATE WITHIN 3 YEARS — COMPARED TO THE STATE RECIDIVISM RATE OF 52-56% FOR YOUTH AGES 18-24 YEARS OLD

240 Young Men Served in the Third Year of Roca Baltimore

81% PRACTICED AND APPLIED CBT

DURING A PANDEMIC, MORE THAN 4 OUT OF 5 SHOWED MEASURABLE IMPROVEMENTS IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

84% HAD NO NEW ARRESTS

Central American Young Men

Young Mothers

94% Retained in The Model Throughout the Year

83% Participated in Programming (Educational, Vocational, Life Skills)

74% WHO PRACTICED CBT MADE MEASURABLE IMPROVEMENTS IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

90% RETAINED IN THE MODEL THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

90% DEMONSTRATED WORKFORCE READINESS GAINS

74% OF MOTHERS ENROLLED 2+ YEARS WERE PLACED IN OUTSIDE JOBS

87% DELAYED FURTHER PREGNANCIES BEFORE THE AGE OF 25

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