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Established
1980

Security Level
Medium/Very High

Avg Daily Population
Calendar Year 2008 - 119

Housing
Dormitories


Esa Ehmen-Krause
Superintendent

Contact Info
(574) 232-8808
4650 Old Cleveland Rd.
South Bend, IN 46628

Beverly Williams, 
Program Director 

Media Contact
Esa Ehmen-Krause

Visiting Guidelines

Saturday & Sunday and all State recognized holidays 8:00am-11:00am and 1:00pm-4:00pm.

Directions

Bypass 31 to Nimitz Parkway; East to Trade Drive; South on Trade Drive; West on Old Cleveland; Facility is on the south side.

Programs

Students participate in individual counseling, interventions and treatment groups. Successful student re-entry into the community as law-abiding, productive citizens is enhanced by their completion of pro-social skills programming. Treatment groups are facilitated by counselors, treatment teams, staff psychologist and qualified community volunteers. Treatment groups for 2008 include but are not limited to:

 

  • "Why Try"
  • Napoleon Hill's "Keys to Success"
  • The Stay SHARP* Substance Abuse Program - Low Risk Version
  • The Stay SHARP* Substance Abuse Program - Basic Version
  • The Stay SHARP* Substance Abuse Program - Regular Version
  • The Stay SHARP* Substance Abuse Program - Intensive Version
  • Ready for Re-Entry Program
  • "It's My Child Too" 
  • STD/HIV/AIDS/Sex Awareness Workshop
  • "Looking Back - Looking Forward" ISP Presentation
  • "Looking Back - Looking Forward" Follow-Up Workshop

    Community Advisory Board

    Meetings

    • September 24, 2009
    • October 22, 2009 
    • December 3, 2009

    Members

    Andrew Kostielney
    Assoc. Dir. Of Youth Justice Programs
    Robinson Community Learning Center                                                              

     

    Dr. William Bruinsma, Director
    Juvenile Justice Center                                                 

     

    Betty Mann, Retired Federal Probation Officer                                                                                            

     

    Jeannine Curtis, Exec. Director
    Lincoln Therapeutic Partnership                                                               

     

    Michael A. Dvorak, Prosecuting Atty                                                             

     

    Hon. Michael G. Gotsch
    Judge, Circuit Court                        

     

    Hon. John M. Marnocha
    Judge, Criminal Jurisdiction                                                         

     

    Hon. Michael P. Scopelitis
    Judge, Criminal Jurisdiction                                                         

     

    Jerry Johnson
    Chief Probation Officer                                                                

     

    Anthony V. Luber
    Criminal Defense Atty                                                                   

     

    Susan Hancock

    Director of Community Corrections

     

    Edward Bradford, Jr, Principal
    Riley High School

     

    Nancy Bryant, LCSW
    Director
    Summit Counseling Services

     

    Frank Canarecci
    St. Joseph County Sheriff

     

    Julie Lawson, Warden
    St. Joseph County Jail

     

    Linda Cioch, Director
    St. Joseph County DCS

     

    Greg S. Cress, Superintendent
    South Bend Re-Entry Center

     

    Peter H. Mullen
    St. Joseph County Auditor

     

    Maria Kaczmarek
    Executive Director
    Dismas of Michiana

     

    Mayor Stephen Luecke

     

    Lynn Coleman
    Assistant to the Mayor

     

    Hon. Peter J. Nemeth    
    Judge, Juvenile Jurisdiction                                         

     

    Donald Shone