The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice publishes a variety of documents on agency programs relating to providing custodial care and rehabilitation for the state’s children who are incarcerated, on probation or parole, or in community placement for a criminal or status offense.

Recent Submissions

  • JRTC : Job Readiness Training Center 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-13)
    In October 2013, the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice opened its innovative, Job Readiness Training Center. The facility will provide life and job skills classes to DJJ youth on probation, parole, or in ...
  • PROJECT: ADOPT-A-CLASS 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, Division of Community Services (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-12)
    PROJECT: Adopt-A Class is a program where a local DJJ county office “adopts” classes at local elementary and middle schools based on their population of “at-risk” youth. Project: Adopt-A-Class goals are to promote positive ...
  • INTERSTATE COMPACT FOR JUVENILES 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, Division of Community Services (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-12)
    The Interstate Compact for Juveniles is a legal agreement between 49 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands that regulates the interstate movement of children who: Have run away from home and left ...
  • FAMILY SOLUTIONS 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, Division of Community Services (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-12)
    Family Solutions is an intervention program that program addresses the needs common to youths involved with the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice and their families. The 10-week program works with parents and ...
  • PROGRAMS AND INITIATIVES 2015 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, Division of Community Services (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-07)
    DJJ's Division of Community Services is responsible for a wide range of direct services to youth and their families, as well as victims of crime, in the community through 43 DJJ county offices, servicing all 46 counties ...
  • Restoring Carolina through Youth Service, September 2015 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-12)
    DJJ established a state-wide community service initiative called Restoring Carolina through Youth Service. This event coincides with the September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance, and continues to make a ...
  • Choices : legal awareness sessions for juveniles 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-15)
    CHOICES is a curriculum tool that teaches young people to make positive decisions in their lives to help them avoid repeating criminal behaviors. It is taught at the local county level in many communities across the state, ...
  • Job Apprenticeship Training : CARPENTRY 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-12)
    This paper explains the Carpentry program and its goals at the Department of Juvenile Justice. The core carpentry program length is a minimum of two months or 80 hours, and includes nationally recognized texts from The ...