One of the core strategies of JDAI is collaboration. JDAI is a state-wide partnership with Massachusetts government agencies, non-profits, judiciary, education and police departments that all work closely with JDAI.
Department of Children & Families (DCF)
Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE)
Department of Mental Health (DMH)
Parent, Professional Advocacy League (PPAL)
Department of Youth Services (DYS)
Youth Advocacy Division (YAD)
Executive Office of Health & Human Services (EOHHS)
Children and Family Law Program (CAFL)
Executive Office of Public Safety & Security (EOPSS)
Massachusetts Juvenile Court Department
The Office of the Commissioner of Probation
KEY Program, Inc.
Old Colony YMCA
Worcester Public Schools
Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association
Eliot Human Services
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.