Youth Service Bureau - 603 West Arch Street - Portland, Indiana 47371

Mail: ysbjc@ysbjc.com

40 Developmental Assets

40 common sense, positive experiences, and qualities that help influence choices young people make and help them become caring, responsible adults.  The assets are grounded in extensive research in youth devolvement, resiliency, and prevention.  Click HERE to read more about our 40 Developmental Assets Program.


Children In The Middle

This program was developed for the divorcing parents with minor children.  This is an educational program, designed to help parents help their children.  Click HERE to read more about our Children in the Middle Program.


B.A.S.E.

Behavioral, Academic, and Social Education: a program focusing on youth in Randolph County (Grades 7-12) who have struggled behaviorally, academically, or socially in the public school system.  Click HERE to read more about our B.A.S.E. Program.


Community Corrections Services

This program addresses needs regarding clients involved with County Community Corrections agencies. Proposed services are Substance Use Assessments, Substance Use Treatment, and Thinking for a Change.  Click HERE to read more about our Community Corrections Program.


K.A.R.S.S.

This program is offered to Jay County students pending expulsion, suspended students, those at risk of being suspended and/or expelled, and students who are at risk of not graduating.  Specific processes will vary for each student based on individualized case plans and needs, but each will build feelings of competency, usefulness, belonging, and empowerment, all critical elements to preventing juvenile delinquency.  Click HERE to read more about our K.A.R.S.S. Program.