03 Mar A Trauma-Informed Toolkit

Clinical treatment is one of the most crucial elements of a child’s time here at the YOC. Mental health staff at the YOC have adopted a trauma-informed approach to their treatment of our residents, but it doesn’t stop there. As part of a multidisciplinary approach...

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03 Mar Stories of Success: Greg

Success looks different for everyone. The key to success at the YOC is progress. The key to progress is effort. The key to effort is caring. To succeed at The Youth Opportunity Center (YOC), residents need to have the desire to get better, to work...

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04 Dec Giving Thanks

Across the YOC campus today, you’ll find several new faces that have joined the team as well as dedicated staff who have transitioned into new roles in different cottages....

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31 Jul Building A Strong Team

We understand the incredible trust you place in our organization when you place a kid under our care. One way we honor your trust is by recruiting talented team members who are passionate about providing exceptional care....

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From left to right: Ryan Brand, Jodi Thomas, and Tyler Bowers.

31 May New Team Members

Please join us in welcoming Tyler Bowers, Admissions Coordinator, and Ryan Brand, Admissions Assistant, as our newest members of the Admissions Department....

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Girl raising her hand in a classroom setting.

31 May Inspiring Education

In partnership with Muncie Community Schools, we ensure that each resident, regardless of previous education, is encouraged to pursue their academic goals....

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29 Mar Spring Forward

For many, spring is a season of renewal. At the YOC, the Independent Living team works tirelessly to help each resident daydream about that new chapter....

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15 Feb I Wanted to Give Back

At age 14, Aiden Hutton was defiant, angry, and manipulative - two years at the YOC gave him a new perspective. Now, Aiden works at the YOC to give back to the people who helped shape his life....

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