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National Conference on Juvenile Justice

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Event Dates
Cleveland, OH

There will be plenary and breakout sessions on juvenile justice, trafficking, child welfare, court best practices, and innovative solutions. This conference is designed for a wide range of disciplines and is open to all those interested in the improvement of child welfare and the juvenile justice system. 

Some conference sessions include:

  • A Continuum of Care Approach to Effectively Serving High Risk Youth and their Families    
  • Achieving Debt Free Justice: New Federal Guidance and Your Role in Eliminating Harmful Fees/Fines
  • Youth Crime Trends: What Do the Data and Research Tell Us for Policy Implications?
  • What We Know About the Intersections Between Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and 
    Race/Ethnicity in the Justice System
  • Youth and the Juvenile Justice System: Some Trends You Should Know    
  • Youth Reentry Measures and Positive Youth Development    
  • Implementation of Trauma-Informed Care Throughout the Juvenile Justice System

View the program schedule.

Date Created: February 16, 2024