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Who We Are

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges is the oldest judicial membership organization in the country and provides all judges, courts, and related agencies involved with juvenile, family, and domestic violence cases with the knowledge and skills to improve the lives of the families and children who seek justice.

Our National Impact

One Bench at a Time

The NCJFCJ is a leader in the development and implementation of policy and practice. Explore our impact state-by-state.

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The NCJFCJ is at the forefront working to improve national policy and system practices affecting children, families and victims. Your involvement with us strengthens our impact and enables us to achieve better outcomes for those involved in the juvenile and family court system.

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The NCJFCJ Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence
KTVN, Child Abuse and Neglect Institute
The New York Times, Worried About Youth Crime, Newark Revives an 11 P.M. Curfew
Pride Business, Organizations Team to Support LGBTQ2S+ Youth Juvenile Justice System Reform
Wisconsin Lawyer, Judge Ramona Gonzalez: Tending to Democracy
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