Our Favorite Sites
Children's Defense Fund
The Children's Defense Fund is a nonprofit organization providing news, reports, and information on issues affecting children. This site links you to a list of their publications and news releases.
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
As part of the U.S. Department of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention provides support to state and local communities in their efforts to develop and implement prevention and intervention programs. OJJDP makes available to the public data and research on juvenile offenders and victims and the juvenile justice system.
The Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice
This private, nonprofit organization's mission is to reduce society's reliance on incarceration as a solution to social problems. The Center, through its Justice Policy Institute, also conducts research, proffers model legislation, and undertakes individual legal reform projects.
National Center for Juvenile Justice
As the research division of the National Council of Family and Juvenile Court Judges, the Center provides information about state laws, policies, and practices in juvenile and family courts.
American Bar Association Juvenile Justice Committee
The Juvenile Justice Committee provides technical assistance, training, model program design, information, and advocacy to those working in the juvenile justice field. Through this site, you will find links to over 500 other juvenile justice web sites.