Weber Valley Multi-Use Youth Center


Weber Valley Multi-Use Youth Center

Ogden, Utah

Building on the success of Early Intervention Strategies as in lieu of Tradition Detention, JRCA Architects was task with developing the Program and Design for the new Weber Valley Multi-Use Youth Center. The Design realizes the Division of Juvenile Justice’s goal of creating a Multi-use Facility that reinforces Restorative Justice, facilitates Trauma Informed Treatment, and avoids the traditional Adult Detention image. The Facility provides a ‘One Stop’ location for Youth, Families, and Law Enforcement including:

  • Secure Detention Housing

  • Non-Secure Residential Housing 

  • Early Intervention/Diversion/Day Treatment

  • Case Management

  • Transition Services

  • School Educational Services

  • Physical Fitness and Recreation

  • Centralize Intake/Receiving

  • Administration

  • JJS Training

JRCA Architect’s conducted Model Facility Tours, Needs Assessment interviews, and Conceptual Planning Workshops to determine the facility requirements, multi-use opportunities, site requirements, budget requirements, and to build a consensus.

Building Area     65,882 S.F.

Completion:        March 2018