Welcome New Participants

We are pleased to welcome all of our newest participants to the Performance-based Standards (PbS) community. PbS is now being implemented in juvenile facilities and residential centers across 37 states.

April's data collection will include two new secure sites from the Alabama Department of Youth Services, 10 new sites from the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice, one new site from the Nevada Division of Child and Family Services and one new site from the Clark County Department of Juvenile Justice Services in Nevada. New participating community residential programs will include sites in Connecticut, Kentucky and North Dakota.


Juvenile Justice & Behavioral Health Learning Community Opportunity -
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), in concert with the National Technical Assistance Network for Children's...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
New CNCS/SIF Juvenile Justice Grant Opportunities Available -
The Social Innovation Fund (SIF), a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), is currently accepting applications fo...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
NCCD Calls for Letters of Interest -
The National Council on Crime and Delinquency is requesting letters of interest from social service agencies, school districts, local child prot...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
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About PbS

Performance-based Standards (PbS) is a data-driven improvement model grounded in research that holds juvenile justice agencies, facilities and residential care providers to the highest standards for operations, programs and services.


26 May

How Early Trauma is Being Investigated - Causes, Biological Sequelae, Behavior Problems, and Management Strategies

On Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 2:00 PM ET, the Midwest Regional Children's Advocacy Center will host a 90-minute webinar entitled, How Early Traum...

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4 Aug

PbS State/Agency Coordinator Training

The PbS State/Agency Coordinator Training is in Boston, MA from Aug. 4 - 6, 2016.

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PbS Perspective January 2016
A snapshot of data from the October 2015 collection.

Measuring Positive Youth Development
Aggregate data on selected outcome measures relating to positive youth development.