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

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Dec 3 - 6
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

Free Webcast - The Indian Child Welfare Act’s Impact on State Court Custody Decisions

The National Judicial College, a partner of the NCJFCJ, is hosting a free webinar on the Indian...


NCJFCJ Resolves to Help Modernize Approach to Juvenile Probation With Better Understanding of Adolescent Brain Development

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


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...

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