Reporting Sexual Abuse or Sexual Harassment
All reports of sexual abuse or sexual harassment will be investigated and addressed. Youth, employees, and third parties can report incidents of sexual abuse or sexual harassment in verbal or written formats. All parties can file a report with the Office of Juvenile Justice by calling the Investigative Services hotline at 1-800-626-1430. Reporters can remain anonymous or provide contact information in the event more information is needed.

LA Coordinated System of Care

Swanson Center for Youth at Monroe



4701 South Grand St., Monroe, LA 71202
Tel. 318.362.5000
Fax. 318.651.4806

Director Richard Robinson
Asst. Director Eric Washington


Treatment Programs:

  • Mental Health Treatment Unit (system wide)
  • Transitional Mental Health Unit (system wide)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Sex Offender Treatment - clinic based program
  • Substance Abuse –dorm and clinic based programs 
  • Pre-release/Life Skills
  • Anger Management
  • Victim Awareness
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Healthy Masculinity
  • Cognitive Behavior Program (Thinking for a Change)
  • Victory Transitional Treatment Unit (system wide)

Educational Programs

  • Southside Alternative High School
  • General Education (Regular and Special Education) 
  • Options 
  • Pre-GED, GED Course work
  • Carnegie Units

Vocational Education  

  • Welding
  • Carpentry
  • Horticulture
  • OSHA 


VISITATION:  Please go to "Visitation Link" for rules and policy regarding visits.

are every Saturday and Sunday
Hours: 12:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
No one admitted after 3:30 P.M.
No more than 3 visitors at a time

Swanson Center for Youth
4701 South Grand St.,
Monroe, LA 71202
Tel. (318) 362-5000

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