Defining Child-Related Relief in Civil Protection Orders to Enhance Safety NCJFCJ Releases Resolution Regarding Animal Cruelty and Its Link to Violence NCJJ

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

National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Nov 18 - 20
Conference & Workshops

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Austin, Texas
Dec 8 - 11
Conference & Workshops

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Valencia, California
Feb 9 - 12
Conference & Workshops

2020 National Conference on Juvenile Justice

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Mar 22 - 25

NCJFCJ Releases Video Addressing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Judiciary


NCJFCJ Recognizes 25 Years of the Violence Against Women Act, Supporting Reauthorization


Georgetown Law Becomes a Member of 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.

Implementation Sites Project
Identifying and Reinforcing Resiliency in Children Exposed to Maltreatment and Domestic Violence: Some Initial Considerations
20 Facts for Domestic Violence Awareness Month - October 2019

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Our partners

Organizational Members

NCJFCJ Project Sites

The National Center for Juvenile Justice is NCJFCJ's research division, focusing on juvenile justice research, data, and statistics National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence, offering education on domestic violence issues for judges across the country The Family Court Enhancement Project, a demonstration initiative designed to build the capacity of four sites to improve custody decision-making in the context of domestic violence Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Information Center, provides visitors with multiple tools, resources, and publications Judicial Engagement Network, to identify, engage, encourage, and support judges nationally Juvenile Justice GPS, an online repository providing visitors with a broad view of juvenile justice in each state and nationally Logo of Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody Safe Havens, enhancing safety for children and adult victims by increasing opportunities for supervised visitation and safe exchange Statistical Briefing Book, interactive tool to find data and statistics on juvenile justice in each state School Justice Partnership, enhancing collaboration and coordination among schools, mental and behavioral health specialists, law enforcement, and juvenile justice officials to help students succeed in school The TA2TA Project offers specialized services to Office on Violence Against Women Technical Assistance providers that facilitate collaboration and communication LSC is designed to support and document the work of statewide initiatives as they promote healing for victims of crime.