Established in 1968

J Bar J Youth Services is
a non-profit organization
providing quality programs for
at-risk youth and their families.


Located in beautiful Central Oregon, J Bar J Youth Services operates four major programs for intervention and treatment of at-risk youth. Based on nationally recognized best practices and as pioneers in cognitive behavioral treatment, J Bar J programs target risk factors for anti-social behavior stressing individual achievement and academic excellence.

~ Mission Statement ~

“Innovative options for at-risk youth and families toward self-sufficiency
and personal responsibility.”

J Bar J Youth Services

appreciates the community partnerships created with the following
Central Oregon businesses and
public agencies supporting our mission
and enhancing our programs for at-risk youth.

Bend Chamber of Commerce
Deschutes Children's Foundation
Deschutes County Commission on Children & Families
National Association of Therapeutic Schools & Programs
National Network for Youth
News Channel 21
Oregon Alliance of Children’s Programs
Oregon Community Foundation
The Oxford Hotel
United Way of Deschutes County