Howard County, IN

Robert J. Kinsey Youth Center



Acting in the best interest of the child, the Robert J. Kinsey Youth Center strives to provide a safe and growth focused environment through the operation of Emergency Shelter Care, Secure Detention and Functional Family Therapy. Each program is licensed through the Indiana Department of Child Services or the Indiana Department of Correction. Placement can be arranged throughout the Department of Child Services or Juvenile Probation Department in accordance with the child's Juvenile Court.

Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)

The Robert J. Kinsey Youth Center supports the investigation of person who might commit acts of sexual misconduct within its facility. The Robert J. Kinsey Youth Center has developed uniform guidelines and procedures to reduce the risk of in-custody sexual assault and sexual activity. The Robert J. Kinsey Youth Center is committed to a zero-tolerance standard for sexual misconduct and sexual assault.