Welcome to the Newport News Department of Juvenile Services
Home Page for the Department of Juvenile Services
Changing Young People for a Lifetime
Our mission is to help young people excel by honoring their inherent worth and building their potential.
We provide comprehensive strength-based juvenile and community services, to include:
- Safety and security, through the use of a continuum of sanctions;
- Educational programming;
- Medical and mental health services; and
- Recreation and enrichment activities.
Department Director: Dawn Barber