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Establishing a Reconciliation Program at your FJ/MA Center

The Family Justice Center framework has a history of community partners and law enforcement working together within communities. This guide provides insights and a step-by-step process for establishing a reconciliation program at your Family Justice/Multi-Agency... Read More

Developing a Board of Directors for your FJ/MA Center

Special thanks to Allison Dearing, the Executive Director of One Place Metro Alabama Family Justice Center in Birmingham, Alabama for her assistance with this guide. Keywords: Developing board of directors, board, board of directors Read More

Como Establecer Un Programa de Reconciliación

COMO ESTABLECER UN PROGRAMA DE RECONCILIACIÓN EN SU CENTRO DE JUSTICIA FAMILIAR/MULTI-AGENCIA. El fundamento del Centro de Justicia Familiar tiene una historia de socios comunitarios y agentes de la ley que trabajan juntos dentro de... Read More

A Guide to Fostering Wellbeing for Staff, Supervisors, and Survivors at FJ/MA Centers

Practical tips for staff, supervisors, and survivors to encourage healthy behaviors that can increase overall wellbeing and mitigate burnout. Keywords: well-being, wellbeing, staff, staff well-being, staff wellbeing Read More

The President’s Family Justice Center Initiative Best Practices

 In October, 2003, President George W. Bush announced the creation of the President’s Family Justice Center Initiative. The $20 million Initiative created specialized “one stop shop,” co-located, multi-disciplinary service centers for victims of family violence... Read More