Library Search Results for Illinois

Notes from the field: Illinois

Author:Vera Institute of Justice

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2014

Abstract:This profile describes the process that led to the development+

of the Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services (CCBYS) system, a statewide network of 33 community-based youth service providers in Illinois that responds to status offense behaviors. CCBYS providers ensure that there is an immediate response upon referral, and that youth are connected to appropriate services without court involvement, with excellent results.
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Responding to Youth and Families in Crisis: Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services (CCBYS)

Author:Illinois Juvenile Justice Research and Information Consortium

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2014

Abstract:This briefing document provides an overview of CCBYS programming for+

youth and families in crisis. The briefing also details some of CCBYS's outcomes and cost savings for the state of Illinois.
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Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services Fact Sheet

Author:Illinois Collaboration on Youth

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2014

Abstract:This fact sheet outlines the positive outcome data for Illinois's+

CCBYS programs as well as an overview of the crisis intervention services CCBYS offers for certain youth populations. The fact sheet also lists all 33 of the CCBYS providers in Illinois.
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FY15 Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services Logic Model

Author:Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2014

Abstract:This logic model lays out the various strategies to help achieve+

the CCBYS goal of diverting or minimizing youth involvement with the child welfare and/or juvenile justice systems.
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FY15 Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services Program Standards

Author:Comprehensive Community-Based Youth Services

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2014

Abstract:This document outlines the program standards for Illinois's Comprehensive Community-Based+

Youth Services (CCBYS), which was created by the Children and Family Services Act. The Program Standards provides key definitions, establishes the target population of youth with which CCBYS works, and outlines the program procedures, services, and regulations.
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Collecting and Analyzing Data on Racial and Ethnic Disparities: The Peoria Pilot Project

Author:James Bell, Laura John Ridolfi, and Lori Brown

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2009

Abstract:This publication by the Haywood Burns Institute as part of+

their Models for Change work is an accompanying resource to A Toolkit for Status Offense System Reform, Module Two: Using Local Information to Guide System Change. The publication explains how stakeholders in Peoria County, IL worked with the Burns Institute to gather data to drive policy, rather than retrieving "data for data's sake." While specific to Peoria and to race and ethnicity data, this publication may be of use to you as you structure your data collection effort for your local system assessment. Specifically, the report includes data collection checklists, an explanation of the difference between aggregate and case level data, and helpful examples of data analysis.
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