The Youth Outreach Center is a community gased alternative to incarceration which utilizes various approaches to holistically impact juvenile offenders.
This program provides vital program services to adjudicated youth between the ages of eleven (11) and seventeen (17) who have been referred to the program from the Summit County Juvenile Court (probation department).
This program helps to reduce crimes committed by the youth community through guidance and exposure to positive alternative choices. The integrity and value of honest, hard work is taught by caring and capable staff and mentors who coach and teach youth responsibility and accountability. Through positive reinforcement, guidance, structure, and employment, youth obtain an expanded world view and life outlook and are less likely to re-offend. The program is designed to hlep reduce the number of youth being committeed to the Ohio Department of Youth Services.