University at Albany

Albany County Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI)

CHSR is working with the Albany County Department for Children, Youth, and Families to provide data collection and analysis expertise in the implementation of the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI).

Evaluation & Research

CHSR will work with local agencies to identify and utilize data in making policy and case-level decisions and in developing strategies to improve the local juvenile justice system. Data pertaining to juvenile justice processes and the population of youth in the juvenile detention system in Albany County will be collected, analyzed, and presented to local stakeholders.

Contact: Dr. Susan Ehrhard-Dietzel