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Juvenile Court Improvement Program
1163 State Street
Salem, OR 97301-2563

Phone: 503.986.5618
Fax: 503.986.5859
Oregon Relay Service-711


Educational Materials


State Court Findings for Abused Youth Seeking Special Immigrant Juvenile Status

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presented by Commissioner Loretta Young, New Castle County Family Courts, Wilmington, DE; Leslye E. Orloff, Adjunct Professor & Director, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, American University Washington College of Law

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) allows certain youth immigrant survivors of abuse, abandonment, and/or neglect by a parent to obtain legal immigration status in the United States. This webinar will review elements required for a successful SIJS application focused particularly on special findings in state court orders. Particularly for judges presiding over juvenile law, guardianships, and family law matters.

​Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act 

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presented by Megan Hassen, Juvenile and Family Court Programs, Oregon Judicial Department; Kathy Prouty, Child Permanency Program Manager, Oregon DHS; Stacey Ayers, Child Safety Program Manager, Oregon DHS 

Learn about new federal requirements that impact permanency planning for children in foster care, services for victims of sex trafficking, extracurricular activities for foster kids and new case planning requirements for youth age 14 and up. Speakers will discuss implementation efforts in Oregon and how this impacts your practice.

Education Materials by Topic

Through the Eyes of a Child Annual Conference Materials

Other Educational Programs