Barbara Culver Juvenile Center

Mission Statement

"We, the Midland County Juvenile Justice Department, collaborate with families and agencies to promote positive behavior by providing prevention, intervention, treatment, and sanctions to empower youth to become law abiding citizens."

Vision Statement

"To be the most innovative, effective and compassionate juvenile justice department in the United States."

Core Values:


Holding ourselves and each other to a higher standard and demonstrating, through our actions, character traits of trustworthiness and responsibility.


Fighting for the youth and families in our community and empowering them to seek excellence in all areas of their life.


Recognizing the struggles of others and being moved to help support them.


Collaborating among ourselves and other agencies to provide innovative services to youth and families.