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

Judicial Institute on Teen Dating Violence

Phoenix, Arizona
Nov 6 - 8
Conference & Workshops

National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking

Feb 12 - 14
Conference & Workshops

2018 National Conference on Juvenile Justice

San Diego, California
Mar 18 - 21
Conference & Workshops

81st Annual Conference

Denver, Colorado
Jul 22 - 25

NCJFCJ and National Juvenile Defender Center Address LGBTQ Youth and Adolescent Development

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ), in partnership with the National...


RFA Available: Quality Improvement Center on Domestic Violence in Child Welfare

In 2016, the Children’s Bureau/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched the national...


NCJFCJ Resolves to Address Homeless Youth and Families

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) recently passed a resolution at...

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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Our partners

Organizational and Law School Members