705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

P.O. Box 4017-C, Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8311

CAO: Cydra Wingerter

Lafayette Parish Juvenile Detention Home (JDH)

Lafayette Parish Juvenile Detention Home (JDH) is a part of the criminal justice system and is operated by the Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG). It is a state-licensed holding facility specifically for detaining juveniles who have broken juvenile laws and are awaiting further adjudication. It is funded by LCG and operates under the Chief Administrative Officer.

JDH Health Wellness Policy

Non-Discrimination Statement

Any questions about JDH can be directed to the JDH Administrator, (337) 291-7130 or the Chief Administrative Officer of LCG, (337) 291-8311.