CENTER YOUTH Amplify youth power. Dismantle racism. Transform policy, practice, & culture.
News and Resources
Read about the latest cases, policies, guides, and events our team is working on with youth to transform public systems and strengthen our communities.
Ending the illegal collection of fees and fines in the juvenile court system
Learn how our settlement with California's Riverside County ends the collection of juvenile detention fees and how families and youth are eligible for cash reimbursements.
Increasing Accountability in Schools to Better meet the needs of Students with Disabilities
Learn how our settlement with Sacramento City Unified School District will help ensure all students have equal access to a quality education.
Kicking off our Bill Grimm Summer Seminar Series
Join us to hear keynote speaker Atasi Uppal, a National Center for Youth Law alumna, at our annual Summer kickoff event.
RESTORING CRITICAL PROTECTIONS FOR UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN
Read our new report about the dangers of continued reliance on unlicensed facilities and recommendations to restore the protections of state licensing.
Where We Focus
We advocate and provide direct service with youth in a range of areas that impact their lives and communities. Learn about our work and the most important issues facing youth.
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