The mission of the Ohio Department of Youth Services is to improve Ohio's future by habilitating youth and empowering families and communities. The vision of the agency is a safer Ohio: one youth, one family and one community at a time.
DYS Cores Values "Our BEST"
- Our staff are our greatest resource.
- Believe every person can change.
- Encourage the best for youth and families.
- Strive to provide youth with everything they need to succeed.
- Treat everyone with respect