FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: When can I come visit my child? Who can
by immediate family members or legal guardians are permitted 28 days after your
child’s entry date. Youth may receive a visit every 28 days.
Q: How long do visits last?
visits are pre-approved. Visitation hours are from 9am-5:00pm daily.
Q: What items can my child have?
A: The youth are providedall the needed
clothing and hygiene items during their stay at Nevada Youth Training Center.
They may receive a package from home twice a year on approval from the
institution. The days that they may receive packages is on their birthday and
Q: H0w long will my youth be in the facility?
are assessed and then assigned either a 6 month or a 9 month stay, based upon
several factors. Youth are assigned to the facility to complete the program; to
learning valuable life skills, receiving counseling and mentoring, and learning
how to handle issues they face. Youth must complete the program, maintaining an
appropriate behavior in the level system, and applying skills they’ve learned on
a daily basis.