Influencing positive systemic change in youth's legal issues in the juvenile justice, education and child welfare systems within Indiana.
The YLT conducts training through the use of computerized interactive presentation. Available trainings include:
Education Advocacy Training
The Education Advocacy Project, a collaborative effort with the Indiana Supreme Court, Court Improvement Program & Indiana CASA/GAL, seeks to improve the educational outcomes of children placed out of the home. YLT provides training and support to foster parents and other advocates best positioned to promote the interests of children in the education environment.
Indiana Compliance With JJDP Act
Compliance with the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2002. This training discusses the mandates of the JJDPA and the implications of non-compliance.
Other Training Topics Available
Additional trainings are available through the Youth Law T.E.A.M. covering topics such as:
An Introduction to CHINS Law
An Introduction to Delinquency Law
Special Education Kids in the Juvenile Justice System
Presentations for youth on various children's legal issues available upon request
Training and Technical Assistance
445 N. Pennsylvania Street, Suite 520 Indianapolis, Indiana 46204