Family and Dependency Court
Children and Youth in Tribal Communities
Practitioner and Parent/Caregiver Guides
These materials were specifically designed to appeal to children ages 12–18.
The goal of these materials is to provide effective, trauma-informed, developmentally appropriate information and support to children in a way that they can more easily understand, so they can feel informed, supported, and empowered.
Learn more and view the guides below.
A Guide for Practitioners
This guide, designed for practitioners working with children and youth, contains suggestions and guidance for using these materials most effectively and some ways to support children and youth as they navigate through the justice system.
A Guide for Parents and Caregivers
This guide, designed for caregivers of children and youth, contains suggestions for using these materials most effectively and some ways to support children as they navigate through the justice system. Available in English, African French, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (simplified), Spanish, and Vietnamese.