Visiting and Contacting Youths


Personal Visits

All personal visitors must be approved by your child's Probation Officer and are limited to parents, grandparents, or guardians whose rights have not been terminated. Visitation will be denied to parents/ guardians if the court record / social file contains documentation that visitation is detrimental to the youth. Only two people ages 21 and over may visit at a time. 

Detention Visitation

Wednesday Schedule

Periods Times
1st Registration Period 6:00 to 6:10 p.m.
1st Visitation Period 6:10 to 6:40 p.m.
2nd Registration Period 6:40 to 6:50 p.m.
2nd Visitation Period 6:50 to 7:20 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday Schedule

Periods Times
1st Registration Period 1 to 1:15 p.m.
1st Visitation Period 1:15 to 1:45 p.m.
2nd Registration Period 1:45 to 2 p.m.
2nd Visitation Period 2 to 2:30 p.m.

True North / A-1 Youth Visitation

  • Monday Schedule: 5 to 5:30 p.m.

Visiting Procedures

View more information including visiting rules, visit search rules, search procedures, and registration.

Phone Calls

Five (5) minute phone calls are a level three (3) privilege (earned by youths by demonstrating good behavior) that are bought from the store with coupons.


Youths are allowed to send mail to people on their approved visitor list. The Youth Center will provide you with paper, stamps and envelopes. A staff person will inspect mail to make sure it is appropriate. Youths will get your mail on the day it arrives.

Court Personnel and Other Professional Visitors

In addition to personal visitors, approved professionals may be allowed to visit and call during a youth's stay. If you are professionally representing or connected to a youth in the Youth Center and would like to visit, please call 734-973-4343. Approved professional visitors include, but are not limited to:
  • Lawyer/Attorney
  • Probation Officer
  • Caseworker
  • Therapist
  • Educational/Academic Professional and/or Advocate
  • Clergy (Priest, Rabbi, Minister, etc.)
In addition to Court Personnel and Legal Representatives being allowed to visit and call the Youth Center to speak to youths, youths have unlimited ability to call out to contact Court Personnel and Legal Representatives during various breaks outside of the school day and other scheduled programming.