• Youth Services Center
    Our mission: To provide all students with the resources, guidance, and support necessary to achieve success.


    Director:
    Portrait of Maryann Haynes

    Locations: 
    MCHS 625-6109 ext. 5435 or 625-6111
    second floor at the end of the hall right past Mr. Noland's office.

    Phillips Building 704 N. Second St. Richmond

     

    The Center is one of twelve Family Resource/Youth Services Centers in Madison County and was formally called Richmond Youth Services Center. We have served Madison Central High School since 1991 as a part of the Kentucky Education Reform Act (KERA).

    Youth Services for MCHS revolves around the concept of helping ALL students have a safe, healthy, happy and positive educational environment, assuring success in their educational needs and goals.
     

    We stand available for all students, parents, faculty and families of Madison Central High School.


    Programs Offered:
    Anger Management
    Positive Role Model/Mentor Programs 
    Parenting Programs
    Babysitting Clinics
    Young Parents & Parents-to-be Groups 
    CIA Club (Central In Action)
    YES Club (Youth Empowerment Services)
    Backpack Programs (Food Assistance) 
    T.E.G. (Tobacco Education Group)
    School Transition Programs
    Holiday Assistance
    Basic Needs Assistance
    Parent Confidentiality Training 
    Volunteer Training 
    Student Clothing Assistance
    Health & Hygiene Classes
    Distribution of Resource Guides (Self-Help Info)
    Home Visits for School Success
    TATU (Teens Against Tobacco Use)

    Red Ribbon Programs
    Battle of the Belts


     

    Extended Services:
    Drop-out Prevention Programs
    Assistance for Obtaining a GED
    Referrals for After School Child Care & Tutoring
    Drug & Alcohol Counseling & Prevention Activities
    Be A Children's Champion
    Health/Social Services Agency Referrals
    Career Development & Placement
    SBDM Collaboration
    Truancy Prevention Collaboration
    Drug & Alcohol Counseling Prevention
    MCBEP (Madison Co. Business & Education Partnership)
    Juvenile Court Alternatives
    Child & Adult Abuse Prevention Programs
    Tobacco Awareness & Prevention (TAP) Program
    Bully Free Schools Assemblies & Programs
    Support & Incentives that Enhance School Testing Times
    Summer and Part-time Job Assistance
    Success in School Celebrations & Activities



    Information Distribution & Referrals:
    Family Counseling
    Self-Esteem Development
    Family Health
    Housing
    Adult Education
    Parent-Child Education
    Parenting Skills for Teens
    Education & Health for New/Expectant Parents
    Job Assistance & Career Development
    Teen Leadership
    Summer Camps & Activities
    Educational Enrichment Services
    Madison County ‘Be A Children's Champion'
    Communities That Care
    Positive Parent to School Relations
    Student Needs Assessments and Surveys
    Drug & Alcohol Abuse