Reports

Youth Courts: An Empirical Update and Analysis of Future Organizational and Research Needs

Hamilton Fish Institute on School and Community Violence

Third in a series of reports funded by the U.S. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention about youth courts in the United States, this report examines the day-to-day operations, volunteer activity, long-term functioning and resources available to the programs. The study is based on a national survey of youth courts that focused on program outcomes and administration. The findings provide guidance on how youth courts can build and sustain a sound organizational structure using volunteers and ex-offenders to prevent delinquent youth from repeating anti-social behaviors. Free, 48 pages. (202) 496-2200, http://hamfish.org/Publications/Serial/HFI_Youth_Courts_Report.pdf.

Comments

Youth Today is the only independent, internationally distributed digital media publication that is read by thousands of professionals in the youth service field.

Youth Today adheres to high-quality journalistic standards, providing readers with professional news coverage dedicated to examining a wide spectrum of complex issues in the youth services industry from legislation to community-based youth work.

EDITORIAL INDEPENDENCE

Our organization retains full authority over editorial content to protect the best journalistic and business interests of our organization. We maintain a firewall between news coverage decisions and sources of all revenue.

DONORS & DONOR TRANSPARENCY

We are committed to transparency in every aspect of funding our organization. Donors may be quoted, mentioned or featured in our stories. Our news judgments are made independently – not based on or influenced by donors. Accepting financial support does not mean we endorse donors or their products, services or opinions…(read more)

Recent Comments

Archives

Categories

Search

Kennesaw State University Mountain Logo & Ceneter for Sustainable Journalism Logo
LOGO Institute for Nonprofit News 3 turquoise boxes stacked in "J" shape

Copyright © 2018 Youth Today and MVP Themes --- Published by Center for Sustainable Journalism,
Kennesaw State University, 1200 Chastain Blvd. Suite 310, Kennesaw GA 30144

To Top