Ingham County Youth Center

Ingham County Youth Center
About the Youth Center

The Ingham County Youth Center, a division of the 30th Circuit Court, is responsible for providing temporary custody and care for juveniles in a safe and secure setting. The Youth Center supports a 24 bed unit for juveniles who have violated the law, violated court orders and stipulations of probation, and/or who are waiting court-ordered placement.

The detention facility is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The Ingham County Youth Center secure detention program aims to give youth the chance to make positive change in their lives. Detention is viewed as a time to provide education, medical/dental, mental health, case management, Rational Behavior Training and other much-needed services. The facilities and their programs are a nationally recognized model for juvenile detention.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about a Juvenile Detention matter please call or write to:

700 E. Jolly Road
Lansing, MI. 48910
Phone: (517) 887-4330
Fax: (517) 887-4675

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