This report provides information on court programs found to represent the best practices of the courts. Programs in the report include collaborative divorce, child protection mediation, permanency planning mediation, and mediation for cases involving permanent restraining orders. The profile on each program includes a description, evaluation results, funding, and program contacts. The report highlights dispute resolution programs in Louisiana, Michigan, North Carolina, Colorado, Massachusetts, Alaska, Missouri, Vermont, California and Connecticut.
Exemplary Family Court Programs and Practices: Profiles of Innovative and Accountable Court-Connected ProgramsAFCC Court Services Task Force Exemplary Practices Sub-Committee. May. 1, 2005