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Ronald C. Mulholland Juvenile Center

RCMJCThe Ronald C. Mulholland Juvenile Center is a secure facility serving youth charged with a law violation under the Juvenile Delinquency classification as well as youth committed to the Division of Juvenile Services for treatment and rehabilitation. Both programs incorporate a Behavioral Modification Phase System with individualized service plans developed for each youth focusing on strengths and needs. 

This is a co-ed program for youth ages 12 to 21. 

Program Services:

  • On-grounds school offering year-round education
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Case management
  • Medical services and medication management
  • Recreational activities
  • Religious services
  • Transportation
  • Life skill training
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • Art/music activities
  • Activities involving families such as monthly dinners and recreational opportunities.

A variety of local social service providers are available for youth on an as needed basis (e.g.. Harmony House for forensic evaluations, and treatment for victimization issues).

Location of Services:

Ronald C. Mulholland Juvenile Center
1000 Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Court-ordered referrals and admissions are accepted 24 hours daily, seven days/week, 365 days per year.


  • Safety of youth
  • Improved school attendance and performance
  • Improved family relationships
  • Improved daily functioning and mental health
  • Improved social skills including decision making and problem solving skills
  • Improved emotional health 

Contact Information:

For information about these and other services, contact the Ronald C. Mulholland Juvenile Center at (304) 232-3441.

Mailing Address:

Youth Services System, Inc.
Ronald C. Mulholland Juvenile Center
1000 Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003