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 Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Atlanta, Georgia
Oct 4 - 7
Conference & Workshops

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Dec 6 - 9
Conference & Workshops

National Conference on Juvenile Justice

Las Vegas, Nevada
Mar 21 - 23
Conference & Workshops

79th Annual Conference

Monterey, California
Jul 17 - 20

NCJFCJ Hosts First-Ever Tribal Court Focused Child Abuse & Neglect Institute

Last week, the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, in conjunction with the Bureau...


NCJFCJ Resolves to Stop Shackling of Children in Juvenile Court

Resolution states shackling is contrary to the goals of juvenile justice The National Council of...


National CASA's The Judges’ Page Focuses On Tribal Issues in Dependency Court

The Judges’ Page, a newsletter published by the National CASA Association and the National Council...

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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