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 Department of Youth Services Indian River Juvenile Correctional Facility 

IRJCF
Indian River JCF

2775 Indian River Road, S.W.
Massillon, OH 44646
Phone: (330) 837-4211    Fax: (330) 837-4740

James Darnell, Superintendent

For general inquiries, please call the facility or email Pam.Ray@dys.ohio.gov.

 


About IRJCF

The Indian River Juvenile Correctional Facility (IRJCF) serves male youth. The facility is accredited by the American Correctional Association and provides a variety of services and treatment for youth including a fully accredited high school, behavioral health services, unit management, medical and dental care, recreation, religious services, community service opportunities and reentry services.

 

Please click here to view a virtual tour of Indian River JCF. 

 

As with other DYS facilities, IRJCF offers substance abuse programming, victim awareness, sex offender programming, Freedom Schools, and gang interventions. Treatment targets a variety of issues including conduct disorders, anger, aggression, violence, depression, anxiety, self-injury, sleep disturbances, and more. Unique programs at IRJCF include the following:

Life Skills Units

Mental Health Units

Parenting Programs

Staff-Youth Mentoring Program

 

More information for families, including telephone, commissary, and free transportation to facilities, is available here.

 


Visitation

Saturdays

Session 1:  9:00am-12:00pm

Session 2:  1:00pm -5:00pm

 

Sundays  

Session 1:  9:00am-12:00pm

Session 2:  1:00pm -5:00pm

**NOTE: Visitors must enter the facility no later than one (1) hour prior to the close of visiting (i.e. first session no later than 11:00am; second session no later than 4:00pm).

 You will be able to visit both days and both sessions; however, if you leave during a session you will not be permitted to return during that session.

Directions

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Employment

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