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 Department of Youth Services Scioto Juvenile Correctional Facility 

Scioto Juvenile Correctional Facility

5993 Home Road
Delaware, OH 43015
Phone: (740) 881-3250
Fax: (740) 881-5944

Andrea Jones, Superintendent

About SJCF

The Scioto Juvenile Correctional Facility (SJCF) serves male and female 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, SJCF offers substance abuse programming, victim awareness, sex offender programming, and gang interventions. Treatment targets a variety of issues including conduct disorders, anger, aggression, violence, depression, anxiety, self-injury, sleep disturbances, and more. 

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


Female Youth

Saturday and Sunday ( 1st – 4th weekends) from 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm ( youth may have visitation both days)

No appointment necessary

No visitation on 5th weekend or Holidays


Male Youth

A – J – 1st and 3rd Saturday from 9:00am -1:00 pm and 2nd and 4th Sunday from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

K – Z – 2nd and 4th Saturday from 9:00am – 1:00 pm and 1st and 3rd Sunday from 9:00 am -1:00 pm

No appointment necessary

No visitation on 5th weekend or holidays


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