Youth Center

Monroe County Youth Center

Mission Statement

To provide leadership, structured care and supervision to the youth in our temporary custody through a balanced approach of creative programs and services that teach responsibility, accountability and sensitivity to oneself, family and community.

Our goal is to provide a healthy and helpful environment for youth to promote their physical, psychological, and educational growth and development.

We are committed to, at all times, demonstrating integrity, honesty, and respect for youth, families, co-workers, and community, and to be a positive role models.

Our Staff

The Monroe County Youth Center staff team is made up of detention specialists, group leaders, supervisors, psychologists and therapists who work with the residents during their stay.


Our therapy dog!

Amos our therapy dog