|Lisa Bjergaard-Director of Division of Juvenile Services|
|Address||701 16th Avenue SW, Mandan, ND 58554|
|Phone and fax|| (701) 328-6390
The Division of Juvenile Services (DJS) [NDCC 27-21] is the administrative agency directed to take custody of delinquent and unruly children committed to its care by the juvenile courts. The Division of Juvenile Services operates the North Dakota Youth Correctional Center and eight regional community based services offices located statewide. The Community Services staff provide comprehensive case management as well as community based correctional services to youth who are placed across the continuum of care. Community Services, in cooperation with the Division of Child and Family Services, North Dakota Association of Counties, and the Department of Public Instruction provides an array of placement options and services for troubled adolescents.