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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.

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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