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OJJDP FY 09 Child Abuse Training for Judicial and Court Personnel

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $2,454,950)

The National Council for Juvenile and Family Court Judges will provide targeted training and technical assistance services to more than 30 dependency and family courts at the local and state level by utilizing the OJJDP-funded Model Courts program, tracking and disseminating performance of the participating courts' progress in implementing best practices in child welfare and dependency cases, offering child abuse and neglect training institutes for newly appointed family court judges, developing and disseminating publications on best practices and emerging court trends, and leveraging relationships with national organizations who are at the vanguard of national child welfare policy.


Date Created: September 21, 2009