Category: Agency News

OYA Trains Second Cohort of Recovery Mentors

Eleven youth and one staff member learned how to turn their own recovery into a chance to help others.

Once in Recovery, Now Role Models

OYA’s mentor training program helps youth turn past addictions into an opportunity to help others.

OYA Facilities Honor Class of 2018

About 100 youth in OYA facilities earned college degrees, high school diplomas, or GEDs.

Oregon Tribes Bring Ceremony — and Mentorship — to OYA Youth

The Confederated Tribes of Grande Ronde host annual ceremonies and talking circles at MacLaren.

Governor Tours MacLaren YCF

During her first visit to an OYA facility, Gov. Kate Brown said she was proud of the agency's work.

OYA Dedicates New Bridge High School

The new building offers expanded educational and vocational opportunities at Rogue Valley Youth Correctional Facility.

Rogue Valley School Honored as High Performance Building

The school's architects were recognized for their work to incorporate efficient energy strategies.

Welcome to The U

OYA adopted a new way of working with the most emotionally reactive youth — and both youth and staff have changed for the better.

OYA Celebrates New Housing and Program Spaces at MacLaren

State legislators helped OYA cut the ribbon for six new living units at MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility.