Menifee County Youth Service Center

"Making a difference one child at a time."
Staff Contact:
Melanie Golden (Coordinator)
Beth Brown (Clerical Assistant)

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 twelfth 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, FCS Council, FRYSC Coalition, Regional FRYSC Advisory Council, and Middle School Cheer Coach.
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


*Dropout prevention

*Basic needs assistance and referrals

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

Pictures of Students/Staff during YSC activities

                                        Remix Anti-Bullying Program

                                                  Field Day

                                                 Coat Drive

                                                Wildcat Carnival

                                     2014 Middle School Cheerleaders

Ron Cole Assembly

"From Africa to America"-Black History Month Assembly


                                  Abraham Lincoln at the High School

Abraham Lincoln at MCE Reading & Math Night

Random Acts of Kindness Letter from MS students

New Hope Festival








August Calendar:

  • 3rd-High School text book pick up 9-6
  • 4th-High School text book pick up 9-6
  • 4th-Sixth grade Orientation 4-4:45
  • 4th-Back to School Bash (K-8) 5:30-7
  • 20th-School Board Meeting







Contact Us
Menifee County High School
119 Indian Creek Rd
Frenchburg, KY 40322