Joyful Connections - 8200 West State Route 163, Oak Harbor, Ohio 43449

Programs

SUPERVISED VISITATIONS
Provides an opportunity for the child/parent relationship to continue to develop in a safe, neutral, friendly home-like setting that promotes positive interaction.

          Additional types of visitation:
               Grandparent visitation
               Step-parent visitation
               Sibling visitation

Levels of Supervision:
     Level One - The visitation monitor is in the room at all times observing and documenting the interactions
                       between the child(ren) and visiting party.
     Level Two - The visitation monitor observes the visit every ten minutes and documents the interaction he/she
                        observes.
     Level Three - The visitation monitor observes the visit every thirty minutes and documents the interaction he/she
                        obeserves.
     Level Four - The visit takes place at the center, but without monitoring.

The level of supervision is usually determined by the court or referral source.

SUPERVISED EXCHANGES
Provides parents with the opportunity to exchange children in a safe and neutral setting while preventing children from being caught in the middle of family/parental disputes.

HOURS OF OPERATION
Visits and exchanges are by appointment only.  However, the center is usually able to accomodate the families' needs.

FEES
Visits are $16.50 person and exchanges are $16.50 per exchange.  An exchange includes both residential drop-off and residential pick-up. 
Fees are calculated based on the party’s income and a sliding fee scale.