Center Hours: Monday–Friday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Evening hours by appointment
Family Resource and Youth Services Centers (FRYSC) were established by the Kentucky Education Reform Act (KERA) in 1990. The primary goal of the YSC is to remove barriers to student learning.
Youth Services Center Coordinator
Sarah L. Baker, LCSW
Ms. Baker is originally from Louisville, and a proud JCPS graduate. After graduating from Atherton High School, Ms. Baker earned a bachelor of science in social work from the University of Kentucky and completed a master of science in social work at the University of Louisville. Ms. Baker is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and has worked with, as well as in, the field of education her entire career.Outside of school, Ms. Baker enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing golf, watching UK basketball, and reading.
- Referrals to health and social services
- Career exploration and development
- Substance abuse education and counseling
- Family-crisis and mental-health counseling
- Improve attendance
- Increase academic support
- Improve physical and mental health
- Decrease behavior and suspension issues
- Enhance parent relations through support and services
The YSC is managed by a coordinator responsible for developing and implementing activities, programs, and services that best meet the needs of Meyzeek students. The coordinator works in collaboration with students, parents, school staff, community agencies, and an Advisory Council to provide a positive, nurturing learning environment that empowers youth to become successful students and productive adults. YSC programs and services are available to all Meyzeek students and their families.
Family and Children's Agency of Metro Louisville 583-1741
Family Health Center 774-8631
Louisville/Jefferson County Health Department 574-6520
Poison Control Center 589-8222
Al-Anon/Alateen Support Group 1-888-425-2666
JCPS/Regional Assessment Center 485-3260
Jefferson Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center (JADAC) 583-3951
Families Anonymous 491-4913
Department for Social Insurance Food Stamps/AFDC/Medical Assistance 595-4238
YMCA Shelter House for Runaways 635-5233
YWCA/Rape Relief Center 581-7273
YWCA Spouse Abuse Center 581-7222
Community Coordinated Child Care (4C) 636-1358