The twelve JDAI committees, both state-wide and county focused, have been asked to complete a work plan aligned with the JDAI Strategic Goals. All the work plans are due on November 9, 2016. These plans will be reviewed by the Governance Committee in December of 2016  before becoming final.  A template for the work plan is provided below.  For assistance with creating work plans, a How-To and a power point on S.M.A.R.T work plans is available.  Questions about this process can be directed to

The Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative (JDAI) in Massachusetts works to ensure that “the right youth, is in the right place, for the right reasons.”

This information is provided by the Massachusetts Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative.