The programs on this page provide services and support to youth served at Douglas County Youth Services.
The Kansas Department of Corrections contracts with Douglas County to provide Juvenile Community Corrections services for youth who have been assigned to Community Corrections by the court in the Seventh Judicial District
Douglas County is the host county responsible for the operation of a regional juvenile detention center serving a 13 county area in Northeast Kansas. The detention center is licensed for 18 residents.
Juvenile intake for the Youth Services Department of Douglas County, Kansas.
The Kansas Department of Corrections - Juvenile Services contracts with Douglas County to provide case management services for youth in the custody of Kansas Department of Corrections - Juvenile Services in the Seventh Judicial District.
Developed for schools, PBS has been adapted to the detention setting to help improve and modify problem behaviors.
The KU/DCYS truancy program works with truant or pre-truant students who are between the ages of 7-15. Truant students between the ages of 16-18 are supervised by The Shelter.