Administration

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Administration
  • The Director manages the 24 hour / 7 day a week Youth Home facility and staff.
    • Approximately 21 - 26 Full-time and part-time certified Detention Counselors offer counseling, monitoring, discipline, and general custodial care of juveniles.
    • One part-time Mental Health Professional performs drug assessments and treatment referrals for juveniles with alcohol and drug problems.
    • One full-time Teacher and Teacher's Assistant implement the educational program that is designed to meet the specific needs of the residents in accordance with the Durham Public School system.
    • One full-time and one part-time Cook plans, orders, and prepares all meals at the facility.
    • An Administrative Assistant performs all clerical  and office management duties.
    • A Medical Doctor, Physician's Assistant, or Nurse Practitioner, and Nurse provide medical care and consultation to Youth Home residents under the direction of the Durham County Public Health Department.