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Child Welfare Supervision During Physical Distancing: Tools and Guidance

March 30, 2020 | NCCD

The supervision and support of social workers is more important than ever, as many agencies are forced to change expectations during the current crisis. This resource offers best practices to supervisors when physical distancing—between both supervisees and clients—is a reality.   


COVID-19 and the Justice System

March 26, 2020 | NCCD

NCCD has a number of resources for those who work in corrections and for other justice-oriented agencies. Find them here, and watch for regular updates.


Successful Video Visits With Young Children

March 26, 2020 | NCCD

As much of the world goes online to conduct business during the COVID-19 pandemic, visits in the fields of child welfare and corrections are happening virtually rather than in person. NCCD has tips for making video visits work for children at different developmental stages.


Child Welfare Safety Assessment and Planning During COVID-19 and Physical Distancing

March 26, 2020 | NCCD

The NCCD Children’s Research Center offers a number of tips for conducting safety assessment and planning during the current health care crisis. 


NCCD News: Family First Funding, New Research on Justice-Involved Girls, Serial’s Sarah Koenig, and More

February 6, 2020 | NCCD

The February issue of NCCD News describes how NCCD can help agencies qualify for Family First funding; reports on a new study that looks at gender disparities in the juvenile justice system; highlights a new blog post by Sarah Koenig, Serial podcast creator and Media for a Just Society Awards winner; and new resources on transforming the youth justice system from NCCD and the Positive Youth Justice Initiative.


Disrupting the School-to-Prison Pipeline

February 5, 2020 | NCCD, Positive Youth Justice Initiative

The Positive Youth Justice Initiative (PYJI) and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency have published four new briefs that highlight how PYJI’s partners in 11 California counties are accelerating a statewide movement to transform the youth justice system. Detailing how PYJI-funded partners are mobilizing to shape more progressive juvenile justice policies, the fourth brief reports on work to disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline.


Highlights of Youth Involvement

February 4, 2020 | NCCD, Positive Youth Justice Initiative

The Positive Youth Justice Initiative (PYJI) and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency have published four new briefs that highlight how PYJI’s partners in 11 California counties are accelerating a statewide movement to transform the youth justice system. Detailing how PYJI-funded partners are mobilizing to shape more progressive juvenile justice policies, the third brief highlights youth involvement in PYJI.


Transforming Youth Corrections

February 3, 2020 | NCCD, Positive Youth Justice Initiative

The Positive Youth Justice Initiative (PYJI) and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency have published four new briefs that highlight how PYJI’s partners in 11 California counties are accelerating a statewide movement to transform the youth justice system. Detailing how PYJI-funded partners are mobilizing to shape more progressive juvenile justice policies, the second brief describes the transformation of juvenile corrections.


Community Victories: Summary of Policy Achievements

February 2, 2020 | NCCD, Positive Youth Justice Initiative

The Positive Youth Justice Initiative (PYJI) and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency have published four new briefs that highlight how PYJI’s partners in 11 California counties are accelerating a statewide movement to transform the youth justice system. Detailing how PYJI-funded partners are mobilizing to shape more progressive juvenile justice policies, the first brief summarizes policy achievements.


Family Visit Coaching

January 29, 2020 | NCCD

The County of San Diego began an effort in 2015 to achieve more timely family reunification by using a portion of its Title IV-E waiver funds to invest in a promising approach to parent/child visits: Family Visit Coaching, which is based on the Visit Coaching model developed by Marty Beyer, PhD.