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

Enhancing Responses to Youth Behavior in Juvenile Drug Courts Regional Conference

Atlanta, Georgia
Nov 15 - 16
Conference & Workshops

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Dec 4 - 7
Conference & Workshops

2017 National Conference on Juvenile Justice

New York, New York
Feb 12 - 15
Conference & Workshops

Institute for New Juvenile and Family Court Judges 2017

Reno, Nevada
Apr 24 - 28

NCJFCJ Secretary Judge Thomas Broome Appointed to Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Administrator Robert L. Listenbee...


NCJFCJ Resolves to Reduce the Use of Solitary Confinement for Youth

Too Many Youth Subjected to Solitary Confinement in Juvenile and Adult Facilities   The National...


Barrick Gold President Michael J. Brown Elected to NCJFCJ Board of Directors

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) has elected Michael J. Brown,...

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

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