Found 7 results for "Models for Change"
Placement and Delinquency Trajectories of Youth with Active Juvenile Court Dependency Cases
This is the final research brief in a series conducted as part of NCJJ’s work in the MacArthur Foundation’s Models for Change systems reform in juvenile justice initiative. The research brief (8 pages) examines a cohort of adolescent youth twelve years of age and older who were active with the King County Juvenile Court (Seattle) on a dependency matter in calendar year 2006 to better understand how the trajectories of delinquency offending vary for …
Models for Change Update 2012: Headlines
This report assembles the state and local headlines of the MacArthur Foundation's Models for Change national systems reform initiative. The report was produced as the initiative enters into a new phase of national dissemination in 2013 and 2014. The author highlights twenty stories, which have helped move the line in a positive direction for youth and applying a data-driven approach.
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, …
Models for Change 2009 Update: Core State Progress
This 2009 Update describes the current status of Models for Change-supported work in all four core states [Pennsylvania, Illinois, Louisiana, and Washington], with more detail and progress highlights presented for those states where the initiative has been at work the longest. The MacArthur Foundation's Models for Change juvenile justice reform initiative was launched in Pennsylvania in 2004, added the other three core states, and now includes action networks in 14 other states, as well. …
Models for Change 2008 Update: Gathering Forces
This report was assembled by NCJJ to report the progress of Models for Change Core States reform about 2 years into the demonstration site work in the first Models for Change core state, Pennsylvania. The brief was released in conjunction with the Models for Change 3rd National Conference and provides an overview of the national project.
Models for Change Systems Reform In Juvenile Justice Framework
Pat Torbet, Patrick Griffin, Howard Snyder, Gregg Halemba, Doug Thomas
This matrix provides the original matrix of values, goal, practices and measures that were used to from the MacArthur Foundation’s Models for Change, Systems Change in Juvenile Justice strategy in 2003-04. The matrix is a product of a planning retreat organized by NCJJ in 2003.
Models for Change Innovations in Practice
This report was assembled by NCJJ to report the progress of Models for Change Core States reform about 5 years into the demonstration site work in the first Models for Change core state, Pennsylvania. The brief was released in conjunction with the Models for Change 5th National Conference and provides a concise overview of the national project.