Task Force Publications


Female Responsive Protocol for Adolescent Offenders (2010) New!
This guide is a simple way to determine strengths and areas for improvement in any female responsive service. A checklist for each of the 11 components of female responsive services as well as other resources are included.

The Girl Connection

The Task Force distributes a free bimonthly newsletter insert to girl-serving agencies, juvenile justice system personnel and other interested professionals across Iowa. The newsletter insert provides research and program suggestions related to female responsive services. The one page insert is always distributed on white paper for easy reproduction and distribution.

December 2011 - Walking the Walk

Past Issues

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Publications

Female Responsive Protocol for Adolescent Offenders (2010)

Providing Gender-Specific Services for Adolescent Female Offenders: Guidelines & Resources (1999)

Status of Females in the Juvenile Justice System (2010) New!

Status of Females in the Juvenile Justice System (2009)

Status of Females in the Juvenile Justice System (2007)

Promising Directions: Programs that Serve Iowa Girls in a Single-Sex Environment (2005)

Foundation 2 DISCOVERIES Gender-Specific Day Treatment Program Evaluation Final Report (2003) 1,500KB Note: Partial report only. For a complete report, contact ICSW.

Female Juvenile Justice Report (1996) Note: Partial report only. For a complete report, contact ICSW.

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