Recent news

Use the filters on the left to browse our blog posts, headlines, and press releases.

1 - 10 of 78 resultsReset
Advocates and youth celebrate the introduction of tuition-waiver bill which would bring the Commonwealth in line with neighboring states
Press Releases
Juvenile Law Center, ACLU of Wisconsin,
While the report details some progress, advocates remain concerned about use of solitary, inadequate staffing, and increase in strip searches.
Juvenile Law Center applauds the bill as a critical step forward in the fight to abolish the practice.
Juvenile Law Center, Education Law Center, and Dechert LLP suit maintains that the reform school violated rights of youth in its care and that Pa. officials also bear responsibility.

RENO, Nev., March 26, 2019 -- The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) released its latest resolution regarding sex offender requirements for youth under

Youth advocates share their recommendations for best practices to providing youth in foster care with connections to permanent family, supportive adults
Youth advocates say this underscores need to close Lincoln Hills, Copper Lake and invest in small, community-based alternatives.