Experts

Below, you’ll find organizations with expertise related to racial and ethnic fairness (i.e., addressing disparities and disproportionality). The list is not exhaustive, but should be useful for those who wish to learn more.

Center for Children’s Law and Policy
Special expertise: deincarceration, racial/ethnic fairness, conditions of confinement

Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI)
Annie E. Casey Foundation
JDAI Help Desk
Special expertise: diversion, detention alternatives, community-based alternatives, racial/ethnic fairness (DMC)

Models for Change
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Special expertise: aftercare, comprehensive reform, diversion, community-based alternatives, evidence-based practices, juvenile indigent defense, racial/ethnic fairness (DMC)

National Council on Crime and Deliquency

Special expertise: community-based alternatives, diversion, racial/ethnic fairness, gender and sexual identity disparities

 W. Haywood Burns Institute for Juvenile Justice

Special expertise: community-based alternatives, diversion, racial/ethnic fairness, DMC.