Give All Youths a Chance to Start Again

This is the sense of opportunity that PbS is working to create for youths leaving juvenile justice systems with the development of standards for juvenile reentry services and practices.


Department of Education Releases Resources To Support Justice-Involved Youth Transition -
The U.S. Department of Education announced the release of new guides and resources to help justice-involved youth successfully transition back t...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2014: Selected Findings -
In October 2014, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) administered the eighth Juvenile Residential Facility Census ...
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
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
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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.


22 Feb

Part Two: New Juvenile Drug Treatment Court Guidelines: Implications for Practice

On Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at 1:30 PM EST, the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) will host a webinar entitled,...

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28 Feb

Collaborating for Change: Addressing Youth Homelessness and Juvenile Justice

On Tuesday February 28, 2017 at 3PM EST, co-hosted by the Coalition for Juvenile Justice with the National Network for Youth and the National Le...

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PbS Perspective January 2017
A summary of PbS data from October 2016.

Using PbS Data and New Resources to Prevent and Monitor Sexual Victimization and Harassment
A summary of PbS data and resources for PREA.