Your child’s first connection with the DYRS Care Planning and Coordination Team (also known as Case Management), is during the pre-commitment phase.
The process regarding placement and rehab that must be followed once a youth is committed to DYRS.
DYRS provides a safe environment for youth consistent with public safety.
DYRS youth receive comprehensive support services designed to promote positive development.
Information on the type of services that DC YouthLink provides.
DYRS Education Office creates and implements programs to productively engage committed youth.
DYRS monitoring technology allows the agency to track the location of individuals in real time.
DYRS treats the family as a partner in the youth’s treatment, rehabilitation, and return to the community.
DYRS sees to the physical, social and behavioral needs of youth.
How DYRS conducts risk assessments.
Court-involved youth committed to DYRS may be assigned to secure facilities.
The DYRS Office of Workforce Development is a multifaceted program which includes public and private employer partners.