Orange County Ministry Sites

Orange County Juvenile Justice Complex


Juvenile Hall is a maximum security facility for juvenile offenders. Juvenile Hall houses minor boys and girls who are detained pending Juvenile Court hearings or who remain in custody by order of the court.

Youth Guidance Center is a minimum security facility for boys and girls overcoming substance abuse. YGC offers a wide range of programming to assist minors in developing emotionally, behaviorally, and academically.


Youth Leadership Academy is located on the grounds of Juvenile Hall but is a separate facility. YLA serves incarcerated boys in a program-rich setting.  
Joplin Youth Center provides residential treatment for boys in a rustic setting located in the foothills of the Santa Ana Mountains.