How you can help

By donating to the NCJFCJ, you help us inform the field of juvenile and family law, and hence to protect and heal those that need us most – the children, families and victims that come before our nation’s juvenile and family courts.

About Us

The NCJFCJ is devoted to ensure justice for every family and every child in courts throughout the country. We are one of the largest and oldest judicial membership organizations in the nation, serving an estimated 30,000 professionals in domestic relations, and the juvenile and family justice system.

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Conference & Workshops

School-Justice Partnership Institute

Orange County, California
May 22 - 24
Conference & Workshops

National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking

San Diego, California
Jun 5 - 7
Conference & Workshops

21st Child Abuse and Neglect Institute

Reno, Nevada
Jun 12 - 16
Conference & Workshops

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Louisville, Kentucky
Jun 25 - 28

One of 2017's Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs, Sixto Cancel, to Deliver Session on Rethinking Permanency at 80th Annual Conference

  Sixto Cancel is the founder and CEO of Think of Us, a non-profit dedicated to leveraging...


Updates to OJJDP's Statistical Briefing Book

Developed for OJJDP by the NCJFCJ's National Center for Juvenile Justice, the Statistical...


A Guide to the Guidelines Series: Practical Tips for Juvenile Drug Treatment Courts to Implement

May is National Drug Court Month! The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ...

Our impact

judges educated through conferences, workshops, webinars and technical assistance
years of service to the lives of families and children who seek justice
courts in our network that hear child welfare and juvenile justice cases
visits to NCJJ's Statistical Briefing Book

Recent publications

The NCJFCJ and its research division, the NCJJ, provides the nation’s courts with the latest information on a wide variety of issues affecting children and families. We publish resources such as monographs, journals, bench cards, bulletins, briefs and more.

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