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Idaho State University

Program Director

Anthony Hoskin, PhD 

Department Main Office 
Phone: (208) 282-2170

Youth Development Center (YDC)

Liberal Arts building


The YDC is a day treatment center for high-risk juvenile offenders in Bannock County operated by the Intensive Supervision Unit of Juvenile Probation. Their mission is to reduce recidivism by:


  • Holding youth accountable for their actions
  • Developing skills in education and pre-vocational areas
  • Ensuring protection of the community through probation monitoring
  • Addressing areas of special needs through a therapeutic community and community support providers
  • Reintegrating youth into their communities through community service

Interns are needed at the YDC to mentor students while studying for their GED/Diploma and to provide positive role models.

Application Requirements:

  • Application
  • Background Check

If interested, contact Jason Dye at


Sociology, Social Work and Criminology

921 S. 8th Avenue, Stop 8114
Pocatello, ID 83209

(208) 282-2170
(208) 282-3377 (social work)

We are located in the Kegel Liberal Arts Building #4 on the third floor