Domestic Violence

The NCJFCJ Announces Six Sites Selected to Participate in the Firearms Technical Assistance Project


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) and its project partners are pleased to announce that six sites have been selected to participate in the Firearms Technical Assistance Project (FTAP), a project designed to help communities implement policies, protocols, and promising practices to prevent abusers from having access to firearms in domestic violence cases.

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop

Enhancing Judicial Skills in Elder Abuse Cases Workshop

National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking

 

John D. Etchemendy Joins the NCJFCJ as Family Violence and Domestic Relations Program Director


John EtchemendyThe National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) is proud to announce John D. Etchemendy as program director for their Family Violence and Domestic Relations program.

How to Navigate Custody Mediation in Cases Involving Domestic Violence


If you are a domestic violence survivor and have been ordered or referred to mediation for your custody case, this guide can provide you with some basic information. A lawyer who understands domestic violence and mediation practice in your area would be most helpful. But many survivors cannot find or afford lawyers to represent them. For this reason, we created this guide for self-represented litigants. It includes general information on custody mediation and tips for how to prepare.
 

Power Within the Paper: Court Responses to Enhance Compliance & Enforcement of CPOs


Presenters:
  • Honorable Berryl A. Anderson - Chief Judge, DeKalb County Magistrate Court

Linking Systems of Care for Children and Youth Project Premieres New Website


Focuses on Healing for Victims of Crime

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) announced today that it has launched a website for their project, Linking Systems of Care for Children and Youth to promote healing for victims of crime.