CfJJ's celebrated its 20th year of juvenile justice advocacy in Massachusetts on December 4, 2014. Thank you to all who attended and celebrated with us. Photos and an event summary coming soon!
CfJJ's 2014 conference: Engaging Families in the Massachusetts Juvenile Justice System
CfJJ's 2014 conference was held on September 10 and featured keynote speaker Grace Bauer of Justice for Families.
CfJJ has moved!
CfJJ has relocated around the corner from our former office, remaining in downtown Boston. Our new address is:
Citizens for Juvenile Justice
44 School Street, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02108
Our telephone number (617-338-1050) remains the same.
CfJJ's latest report on the overuse of juvenile detention in Massachusetts was released Tuesday, March 25 at a joint forum with the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center. Read more about the event and find out more about this report.
On September 18, 2013, Governor Patrick signed into law H.1432, which raises the age of juvenile court jurisdiction to include 17-year-olds in our juvenile justice system. Read more about our campaign to keep kids on the right side of the law.