JDAI Practice Guides Collection

The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s JDAI® practice guide collection — named after its Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative® — shares lessons from the field on driving juvenile detention reform. The series spans 12 core reports and a range of topics aimed at helping local jurisdictions create a safer, fairer detention system while championing the use of more effective and efficient alternatives to secure confinement. Explore the JDAI practice guides.