NCCD Blog
NCCD Blog
February 5, 2016 |  by NCCD

NCCD recently released a report describing efforts made with the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) to prevent youth involved in the children welfare system...

February 1, 2016 |  by Chris Scharenbroch

Private investors often use feasibility assessments to help guide investment decisions. In the simplest sense, a feasibility assessment is an analysis of how successful a project can be. As private investors...

January 19, 2016 |  by Shaun Edwards and Michael Jacobson, CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance

The use of cost-benefit analysis in juvenile and criminal justice is growing given that positive net financial and social benefits are potentially significant and instrumental for...

January 11, 2016 |  by Aishatu Yusuf and Antoinette Davis

According to a Pew Research Center survey, only 19% of Americans (about one in five) said they trust the government in Washington “always or most of the time.”1 Three out of...

January 4, 2016 |  by NCCD

NCCD is excited to announce our second request for proposals (RFP) for Pay for Success (PFS) feasibility assessment technical assistance. We will select up to three entities to receive extensive...

January 4, 2016 |  by Kari Lerch, Public Policy Institute

Today’s nonprofits need a significant amount of strength and stamina to meet the ongoing challenges of changing funding priorities, an increased emphasis on showing success, and meeting the growing needs of...

December 15, 2015 |  by National Council on Crime and Delinquency

NCCD is pleased to congratulate author, lawyer, and Equal Justice Initiative founder Bryan Stevenson on receiving the Media for a Just Society Awards’ highest honor, the ...

December 8, 2015 |  by NCCD

Nos complace anunciar que la Evaluación Correccional y Sistema de Intervención (CAIS) y la Evaluación de Menores y Sistema de Intervención (JAIS)...

December 7, 2015 |  by NCCD

To prevent youth in the child welfare system from becoming involved in the juvenile justice system, NCCD and the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) partnered to develop an...

December 1, 2015 |  by NCCD

NCCD has received grant funding from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund for a two-year, in-depth look at how policy and practice relate to probation-involved girls. The two-year period will...