The Partnership provides a growing array of technical assistance and program design initiatives, research on best practices, operational/systemic assessments, and strategic planning assistance. A comprehensive list of technical assistance resources is provided below for your review and consideration.   For more information, call the Partnership at 859.333.2584 or email

Technical Assistance Initiatives

Youth Care

Conditions of Confinement Studies
Data Collection and Decision-Making for Juvenile Justice
Developing Standards Compliance Programs for Juvenile Justice Systems
Development of Staff Certification Programs
Education Program Evaluations
Gender-Specific Programming
Juvenile Facility Intake: Assessment and Classification
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Planning
Operational Assessments
Planning and Programming for Tribal Facilities
Reviews and Updates of Detention Standards and Recommendations


Child Welfare Reform
Developing Standards Compliance Programs for Juvenile Justice Systems
Development of Detention Alternatives
Development, Review, and Validation of Policies and Procedures
Jurisdictional Planning Assistance
Juvenile Justice System Needs Assessments
Planning and Facilitating Meetings
Planning of New Institutions
Risk Management in Detention
Social Climate Studies
Staffing Assessment
Staffing Analysis and Budget Development
Strategic Planning
Training Needs Assessments

Training & Training Management

Conducting Job and Task Analysis
Developing and Implementing a Training Academy
Developing Training Curricula
Evaluating the Training Function
Facilitating Curriculum Design Teams
Facilitating Work Groups
Instructional Design
Instructor Development
Management/Leadership Development
Performance Consultation
Planning and Facilitating Meetings
Program Review and Evaluation
Training Needs Assessments