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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

2018 National Conference on Juvenile Justice


San Diego, California
Mar 18 - 21
Conference & Workshops

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop


Valencia, California
Apr 15 - 18
Conference & Workshops

Continuing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Program: Civil Protection Order Cases


Washington, D.C.
Apr 20 - 21
Conference & Workshops

22nd Annual Child Abuse and Neglect Institute


Reno, Nevada
Jun 11 - 15
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Devin Reaves to Keynote NCJFCJ National Conference on Juvenile Justice


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NCJFCJ Announces $11.2 Million in Grants in 2017 to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families


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Become a New Site with the NCJFCJ Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Learning Collaborative


Our impact

7,000
judges educated through conferences, workshops, webinars and technical assistance
81
years of service to the lives of families and children who seek justice
140
courts in our network that hear child welfare and juvenile justice cases
400,000
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.

Sustaining the Change Cover
Indian Child Welfare Act Judicial Benchbook
5 Ways State Juvenile Correctional Administrators Can Use Data

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Our partners


Organizational Members


William S. Boyd School of Law, Las Vegas, Nevada

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