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

Protecting Victims and Communities from Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases: Collaborative Strategies Webinar

Apr 26 - 26
Conference & Workshops

Institute for New Juvenile and Family Court Judges 2017

Reno, Nevada
Apr 24 - 28
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

Call for Nominations! NCJFCJ's 2017 Justice Innovation Awards

  The 3rd Annual Justice Innovation Awards will take place during the National Council of Juvenile...


Balancing the Indian Child Welfare Act

Written by: Paul Mooney, 2L at Michigan State University of Law, Indigenous Law and Policy Program...


Giving A Voice to the Voiceless

The Honorable Peggy Walker, Douglas County Juvenile Court, NCJFCJ Past PresidentKaty Hilbert,...

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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