Category: Agency News
Recognizing women in history and today
March is Women's History Month.
Celebrating Black History Month
Check out these events and resources to learn about Black history.
OYA dedicates program in honor of Senator Jackie Winters
The Jackie Winters Transition Program serves youth preparing to move back to the community from close custody.
Honoring Native American Heritage Month
Sharing and reflecting on the history and perspectives of Native Americans
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
OYA staff reflect on the importance of Hispanic and Latino/a/x cultures as well as their own stories.
Making the World a Better Place
Rogue Valley’s new superintendent reflects on how she got into juvenile justice and her hopes for the facility.
Disability Pride Month and serving youth with disabilities
It's important that we create inclusive and accessible environments for people with disabilities.
UPDATE: One runaway youth from Oregon Youth Authority still missing
The missing youth ran away the evening of May 16. Anyone who sees her should call 911.
Pride Month and working with LGBTQ+ youth
LGBTQ+ youth are overrepresented in the juvenile justice system. It's important that we find better ways to serve them.
OYA’s Ambassadors of Public Service
For Public Service Recognition Week, OYA is highlighting three team members whose work stands out.