Lancaster County Youth Services

Agency
Agency name: 
Lancaster County Youth Services
Address: 
1200 Radcliff St.
City: 
Lincoln
State: 
Nebraska
Zip: 
68512
Phone: 
441-7090
Fax: 
441-6595
Director: 
Michelle "Sheli" Schindler, Center Director
Mission: 

The Juvenile Detention Center is a secure community based co-ed correctional facility for youth under 18 years of age located in Lincoln, Nebraska. The facility is staffed around the clock with knowledgeable professionals providing "individual attention" to youth being held. The program is geared toward stimulating each youth physically, emotionally and mentally so their stay is productive and worthwhile. Program services provided: Temporary detention for youth while they are being processed through the justice system, incarceration for youth who have been adjudicated and ordered by the court to serve a specified period of time.

Contact
Phone: 
441-7090
Available projects
Projects: 

Projects available for groups to plan activities for youth offenders.

Preferred qualifications: 
Intern status
Length of commitment: 
minimum of 150 hours
Minimum/maximum number of volunteers: 
2
Training orientation: 
1 hour training
Application process: 
application, release form for child abuse/adult abuse registry, criminal history check.