juvenile Archives - National Commission on Correctional Health Care


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The pervasive criminalization of misbehavior of school-aged Black youth has created the school-to-prison pipeline.
2022 Juvenile Standards
The 2022 edition of NCCHC’s Standards for Health Services in Juvenile Detention and Confinement Facilities is now available. The task force, which included physicians,
In 1989 Don Henley released his single “The End of Innocence.” The first verse goes like this: Remember when the days were longAnd rolled
trauma boy blog
The NCCHC board adopted a new position statement on Trauma-Responsive Care for Youths.
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Kids are exactly that – kids. Children and adolescents in the community regularly have at least one parent or legal guardian with them during
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Last February, police in Rochester, New York, responded to what they termed a “family trouble” call regarding a 9-year-old girl. Upon arrival, police handcuffed