Youth Law T.E.A.M. of Indiana, Inc.
a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization

Influencing positive systemic change in youth's legal issues in the juvenile justice, education and child welfare systems within Indiana.

Indiana Juvenile Detention Association (IJDA)
1800 N. Meridian Street, Suite 410   Indianapolis, Indiana  46202
Phone: (317) 916-0786   Fax: (317) 916-5369
The Indiana Juvenile Detention Association (IJDA) was formed in 1991 and is a statewide collaboration between juvenile detention centers and professionals in Indiana.  The IJDA is the sole organization in Indiana dedicated to addressing issues and concerns related to the secure detention of juveniles, including issues affecting the staff that serves these youth.  The IJDA membership includes detention administration, detention staff, probation, private and public agencies, universities, legislative and government bodies, mental health professionals and juvenile justice professionals.  As a member, access to monthly Membership Meetings, training opportunities and ample resources and information sharing are available. 

Elected Officials

         Alison Cox, Director           
         Porter County Juvenile          
          Detention Center                
  Treasurer                               Secretary     
David Dickerson, Director                            Traci Agner, Director  
Delaware County Juvenile                           Dearborn County Juvenile 
                  Detention Center                                  Detention Center                

2014 - 2015 Monthly Meeting Schedule and Minutes

April 8, 2014- Madison County 10:30 am Minutes
May 13-14, 2014- SUMMIT- West Lafayette Minutes
June 10, 2014- Porter County 10:30 am Minutes
July 8, 2014- Marion County 10:30 am Minutes
August 12, 2014- Allen County 10:30 am Minutes
September 9, 2014- LaPorte County 10:30 a.m. Minutes
October 14, 2014- Vigo County 10:30 am Minutes
November 18, 2014- Fall Training @ CTI (for Administrators) 10:30 am Minutes
December 9, 2014- Delaware County 10:30 am Minutes
January 13-14, 2015- D.O.C. Training- New Castle 10:30 a.m. Minutes
February 10, 2015- Howard County 10:30 a.m. Minutes
March 10, 2015- D.O.C Training- New Castle 10:30 a.m. Minutes
April 14, 2015-Marion County 10:30 a.m. Minutes
May 12-13, 2015- Summit- West Lafayette 10:30 a.m. Minutes
June 2, 2015- D.O.C Training- New Castle 10:30 a.m. Minutes
July 21, 2015- D.O.C. Training- New Castle 10:30 a.m. Minutes
August 11, 2015- St. Joesph County 10:30 a.m. Minutes
September 29, 2015- S.O.C. Training- New Castle 10:30 a.m.
November 10, 2015- Madison County 10:30 a.m.
December 8, 2015- Delaware County 10:30 a.m.

If you are interested in becoming a member of IJDA please complete the membership form below and include any applicable fees.
Membership Form                                                IJDA Constitution and By-Laws

Additional Resources:
Final 2012 PREA Juvenile Standards                                            2012 Planning for the Furture - IJDA Concept Paper
2011 IJDA "Training Library" Trainer Form                                   DRAFT - MOU Emergency Transfer
2013 DOC Detention Center Audit Schedule                                 2003 Indiana Juvenile Detention Standards
Link: Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC) Correctional Training Institute (CTI)
Link: National Juvenile Detention Association (NJDA)                     Link: Indiana Correctional Association (ICA)
Link: National Partnership for Juvenile Services (NPJS)                  Link: Indiana Youth Institute (IYI)
Link: Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)                                     Link: National PREA Resource Center
Link: Probation Officer’s Professional Association of Indiana (POPAI)