ERIC Number: EJ495857
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
The Hillsborough County Juvenile Assessment Center.
Dembo, Richard; Brown, Richard
Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, v3 n2 p25-43 1994
Discusses establishment of Juvenile Assessment Center in Hillsborough County, Florida, designed to permit simultaneous accomplishment of required legal and social service interventions of youths taken into custody. Reviews components of the assessment center, collaborating agencies, and its comprehensive information system. Discusses processing of youths through this innovative program. Concludes with suggestions for communities wishing to establish similar facilities. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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