Found 37 results for "Gregory Halemba"
Dependency Case Tracking Data Elements
Published in 2003 by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, this report recommends a list of data elements that juvenile and family courts should use to inventory, track and monitor neglect, abuse and dependency cases. Each category provides the data elements, comments or issues to consider, and sample values for designing a case tracking system. The categories include: case identifiers, child/family demographics, addresses, interested parties, petition data, Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), motions, appeals, …
Developing Coordinated Local Responses to Address the Needs of Ohio's Aging Population
Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV
This edition of Children, Families and the Courts: Ohio Bulletin examines a number of issues related to Aging services and providing a seamless cradle to grave family support system in Ohio. The newsletter opens with a summary of Ohio's state summit on Aging and provides examples of county innovations presented at the conference.
Doorways to Delinquency: Multi-System Involvement of Delinquent Youth in King County (Seattle, WA)
Gregory Halemba, Gene Siegel
This report highlights findings from a study conducted by NCJJ that examines the prevalence of multi-system involvement among youth referred to the King County Juvenile Court on delinquency matters in 2006. The study found that about two-thirds of all youth referred on a delinquency matter had some form of child welfare involvement and that such involvement is correlated to poorer juvenile justice outcomes including time spent in detention and recidivism. These outcomes, …
Douglas County Juvenile Court Case Processing Study Final Report
This is the final report on a project, conducted by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, focused on Douglas County (NE) Juvenile Court's handling of delinquency/status and neglect/dependency cases. The authors suggest that the Court should consider instituting a number of changes in the way hearings are scheduled and cases are processed. In all, ten recommendations are discussed in this report.
Douglas County Separate Juvenile Court (Omaha, Nebraska) On-Site Technical Assistance Report
This report documents impressions and recommendations from a two-day site technical assistance visit by the National Center for Juvenile Justice to the Douglas County (Omaha, Nebraska) Separate Juvenile Court. The purpose of this visit was to provide technical assistance in four areas including caseload management; generation of caseload statistics; identification of other potential information system enhancements; and assistance in developing job specifications for a new court administrator.
Douglas County Separate Juvenile Court (Omaha, Nebraska): JCATS - Omaha Primer
Hunter Hurst IV, Gregory Halemba
This user manual, developed by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, explains how to use a dependency and neglect case tracking system developed for the Douglas County (Omaha, Nebraska) Separate Juvenile Court, called JCATS.
Effectively Intervening with Dual Jurisdiction Youth in Ohio
Gregory Halemba, Rachael Lord
This publication reports on a variety of activities jointly administered by the Supreme Court of Ohio and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services to improve both the interaction between child welfare and judicial systems, and on the effectiveness of intervention in cases involving families where judicial action is required.
Features of a Full Service Family Court
Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV
This article, which appears in the Fall 2001 issue of Ohio Family Court Bulletin, offers a discussion of the features of a full service family court and highlights various initiatives undertaken by four pilot initiatives in Ohio that, according to the authors, approach a range of practice that should be present in family courts. These pilot initiatives, which are located in Clermont, Lorain, Fayette and Mercer counties, were funded in 1999 by the Supreme …
Federal Placement Assistance Funding for Delinquency Services
Patrick Griffin, Gregory Halemba
This publication guides Ohio juvenile courts in making changes in their handling of cases in order to comply with the mandates of the Federal Title IV-E Foster Care program.
Interim Assessment of The Pima County Model Court Project: Final Report
Gregory Halemba, Gene Siegel, Hunter Hurst IV
This document, published in February 1998 by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, offers an interim assessment of the Pima County Model Court Project in (Tucson) Arizona. According to the introduction, 'This report examines the first eight months of this pilot effort and provides an assessment of the degree to which court proceedings in child abuse, neglect and dependency cases (herein referred to as dependency cases) have improved; describes how the model court pilot …