ERIC Number: ED186782
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Removing Children from Adult Jails: A Planner's Guide to Action.
Illinois Univ., Urbana.
This planning guide is designed to assist those individuals or groups concerned with the removal of children from adult jails, and is intended to provide a methodology for needs assessment and implementation of a flexible network of alternatives at the local community level. The guide includes an overview of the problem and a narrative description of each phase of the planning process, presented in terms of: (1) organizing for planning; (2) assessing needs; (3) obtaining public input; (4) establishing policy and developing a plan; (5) implementing the plan; and (6) monitoring the system. The appendices contain sample juvenile intake and detention surveys, a list of criminal justice agencies offering technical assistance, and a bibliography. (Author/HLM)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquent Prevention (Dept. of Justice), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana.