Timbrook House gives at-risk teens a second chance

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Posted: September 23, 2013

The Winchester Star

Ross Walters, 16, of Winchester, received help from the staff at Timbrook House while preparing for the GED test, which he passed. He came back for help getting into college because he knew the staff would be there for him. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Becky Widger of Community and Law Enforcement Against Narcotics (CLEAN) works with Timbrook House youth on the front porch of the East Piccadilly Street facility on Thursday.
Winchester police Detective Lisa Hyde is the program coordinator for the department's Timbrook House on Piccadilly Street. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — Three teens sat on the porch of the Timbrook House on Thursday evening and wrote down their life goals.

“All of you wrote the one thing you’d like to finish is school,” said Becky...



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