Detained youth attend school inside the detention center year-round. Education services are provided by two highly-qualified teachers and a paraprofessional, employed by Medina City Schools.
Medina County Health Department www.medinahealth.org
The Medina County Health Department visits the detention center monthly, giving presentations to the center's youth regarding nutrition, dental and adolescent health, stress, and the dangers of tobacco, just to name a few.
Medina County District Library www.mcdl.info
The medina County District Library conducts regular book discussions with the youth of the detention center and informs them of the library's services. They also maintain the facility's own library, keeping the library current with relevant reading materials.
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Alternative Paths, Inc. www.alternativepaths.org
We contract with Alternative Paths, Inc. for our mental health services. They provide a Licensed Independent Social Worker who assesses our youth, provides counseling, and works with the Juvenile Court's Probation department and magistrates to ensure that our residents receive the best services possible upon their release.
Oaks Family Care Center www.oaks-family-care.org
The Oaks Family Care Center conducts weekly, Bible-oriented lessons for our youth on topics that are relevant to them.
Medina Light Ministries
Non-denomination religious services are provided by Medina Light Ministries. A worship service and a Bible study take place each week. These voluntary services are conducted twice-weekly.