YSC


Menifee County Youth Service Center

"Making a difference one child at a time."
Staff Contact:
Melanie Golden (Coordinator)
melanie.golden@menifee.kyschools.us
Beth Brown (Clerical Assistant)
elizabeth.brown@menifee.kyschools.us

606-768-8199
57 Indian Creek Road
Frenchburg, KY 40322
 
Hello, my name is Mrs. Melanie Golden. I am the Director of the Youth Service Center at Menifee County High School and Menifee County Elementary 6-8. I grew up in Menifee County and graduated from MCHS in 1995. I then attended Morehead State University where I obtained my Bachelor of Social Work. This is my thirteenth year as the Director in Menifee.

In addition to the Youth Service Center I also serve as Director of our local Kentucky Agency for Substance Abuse Policy (KY-ASAP), on the High School Attendance Committee, as well as serve on the local UNITE Board, Christian Social Services Board, School Safety & Educational Support Committee, PTO, PTSA, Grandparent Support Group, 4-H Council, FRYSC Coalition, Regional FRYSC Advisory Council, MCE and MCHS Wellness Committee.
 
YSC Mission:
 
To enhance students' ability to succeed in school by
developing and sustaining partnerships that promote:

*Early learning and successful transition to school;
*Academic achievement and well-being; and
*Graduation and transition into adult life.
 
YSC Vision:

The Kentucky Division of Family Resource and Youth Service Centers in the Cabinet for Health and Family Services shall establish the national standard of excellence in the provision of school-based family support.

Areas Addressed:
*Referrals to Health and Social Services

*Career exploration and development

*Summer and part-time job development (h.s. only)

*Substance abuse education and counseling

*Family crisis and mental health counseling

*Teen pregnancy prevention and support

*Attendance

*Dropout prevention

*Basic needs assistance and referrals

Some specific services:
*In-school counseling (substance abuse & mental health)
*Tobacco Cessation
*Prom
*After-Prom party
*Summer programs
*Senior trip
*Basic Needs
*Graduation
*Educational Support
*Home Visits
*Classroom Guidance
*Resource Links

 

So thankful for all who showed their support for

Black Friday for the Menifee FRYSC!

  

                                      

 

 

 

 

Pictures of Students/Staff during YSC activities

Legislative Reception with Represenative David Hale.

Legislative Reception with Attorney General Andy Beshear.

National Day of Purity 2016

National Day of Purity 2016

                                        Remix Anti-Bullying Program

Sterling Academy performance

MCE 6-8 Homecoming

Summer Basketball Camp

Grandparent Breakfast

                                   

Mark Twain from the Chautauqua program at MCHS

    Madeline McDowell Breckinridge from

Chautauqua program at MCE 6-8

 

                                  

Community Baby Shower

                                                Wildcat Carnival


From Africa to America-Black History Month Assembly

 

Donation from TK's gym

 

                                  Abraham Lincoln at the High School

Summer Feeding Program

Random Acts of Kindness Letter from MS students

 

 

                                         

                                         

                                           

                                                 

                                       

 

 

August Calendar:

  • 2nd- Freshman Orientation 6-8 pm
  • 3rd-Christian Appalachian Project 10:40
  • 4th-6th Grade Orientation 5-6 pm
  • 4th-MCE Back to School Bash 6-8 pm
  • 9th-Opening Day
  • 10th-FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!!
  • 11th-DLT Meeting 3:45 pm
  • 18th-MCE 6-8, Suicide Prevention program
  • 22nd-Start taking Friday food backpack referrals
  • 23rd-Volunteer Training 6:00 pm
  • 24th-CCC Meeting

 

If you or anyone you know are having trouble with heating cost there is a LIHEAP Crisis Program at the Gateway Community Action Agency.  This program helps low income families that are in a crisis situation with respect to their main source of heat.  Martha Gras is the LIHEAP Intake Worker for Menifee County.  You may contact her at 768-2369.

 

                                   

 

 

 

Contact Us
Menifee County High School
119 Indian Creek Rd
Frenchburg, KY 40322
Phone:606-768-8102
Fax:606-768-8200