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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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Upcoming Events

Join the JEN 2021 Fellowship Program - Open Recruitment Opportunity!
The Appeal, Thousands of Children On Probation Are Incarcerated Each Year for Nonviolent, Noncriminal Behaviors
The New York Review of Books, How Covid-19 Amplifies the Failures of Family Court
KENS5 TV (Tex.), How a Texas judge is making a difference in the lives of foster children | Forever Family
2021 NCJFCJ Conferences - Call for Proposals
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