The Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance
is dedicated to stopping the criminalization of children and youth. The Alliance works to reduce the number of children and youth entering the juvenile and criminal justice system; and advocates a safe, effective, and fair system for those involved.

Unlocking Potential:
Alternatives to Youth Prisons

Watch our forum and hear national experts talk about alternatives to juvenile prison. » CT-N streaming feed

CTJJA Deputy Director Lara Herscovitch talks at forum

Think Outside the Walls: Issue briefs on what helps high-need youths succeed New CTJJA report: Juvenile Prisons: National Consensus and Alternatives
Raise the Age
Graphic illustrating disparity in student arrests