All visits must be approved by the youth’s agency worker, at a pre-scheduled time by appointment only. Siblings accompanied by a parent or guardian for a visit may be admitted, depending on their age, conduct and behavior for visits in shelter only.
Shelter Visits are between 7:00 p.m and 8:00 p.m. daily.
Detention Visits are on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. for up to 30 minutes.
All visitors are required to show photo I.D. and sign in and out. Visitors will be escorted in and out of the facility.
No carry in items can be brought into the facility during visit, including purses, bags, boxes, food, etc. Vehicle keys will be checked in at the entrance and returned upon departure. All visitors will be subject to personal search.
If a visitor is suspected of being under the influence of drugs or alcohol, the visit will be terminated.
Detention residents may received telephone calls from authorized adults between 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Calls are usually limited to 5 minutes each, due to heavy usage during calling hours. Detention youth are not allowed outgoing calls.
Shelter residents may receive telephone calls from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Staff facilitates out going calls to authorized contacts. No telephone contact is permitted with unauthorized adults or minors (including siblings).
All outings must be authorized and pre-arranged at least 24 hours in advance, if at all possible.
All youth are to remain in the custody and control (within sight and sound of the authorized adult only).
Pick up and return the youth on time. Emergencies do happen. Contact shelter staff immediately concerning delays. Failure to return at the designated time will affect future outings.
Youth who are returned to shelter with contraband material (tobacco, matches, lighters, etc. or under the influence of drugs or alcohol will loose a status level and future outing privileges and law enforcement will be contacted regarding appropriate action