Family Law

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.

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.

Protecting Survivors’ Economic Security in Later Life: Divorce, QDROs, and Coercive Control


NCJFCJ Announces a Record $12.9 Million in Awards in 2018 to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families


Key focuses on firearms, domestic violence, abuse and neglect, animal cruelty, juvenile justice, diversity, and research

Nevada Family Court Assessment to Review Las Vegas and Reno Family Courts


The Supreme Court of Nevada, Administrative Office of the Courts, has contracted with the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) to complete an assessment of Family Courts in Washoe and Clark Counties.
 
The Nevada Family Court Assessment will determine whether the Family Courts are meeting expectations of lawmakers and families, following state and local court rules, and resolving legal disputes timely and effectively.
 

Child Welfare Issues in Domestic Violence Cases: Addressing the Unique Needs of American Indian/Alaska Native Families


Presenters:
Terri Yellowhammer, JD, TD Yellowhammer Consulting

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Continuing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Program: Family Court Assignment Course

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