Calendar

TJJD Committee Meeting
January 24, 2019
11209 Metric Blvd., Bldg H
Austin, TX

TJJD Board Meeting
January 25, 2019
11209 Metric Blvd., Bldg H
Austin, TX

TJJD Advisory Council
TBA
TJJD Lone Star
Conference Room
11209 Metric Blvd.,
Building H, Suite A
Austin, TX 78758

32nd Annual Juvenile Law Conference
February 24-27, 2019
Austin, Texas
For more information, click here

 

Latest News & Events

12.03.2018 The Gainesville Tornadoes have earned their spot in the TAPPS Six-Man Division I state championship. Read the press release about Thursday’s game here.

11.27.2018 Are you ready for some six-man football? For the first time, the Gainesville Tornadoes and the Giddings Indians will face off in the playoffs—and the winner plays for the state title. Read the press release here.

11.09.2018 Today at 10 o’clock, the Advisory Council for Juvenile Services will meet at the agency’s headquarters in Austin. The meeting will be live-streamed on the TJJD Facebook page, and you can download the agenda.

10.26.2018 Today at 9 o’clock, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department’s Board of Directors will meet at the agency’s headquarters in Austin. The meeting will be live-streamed on the TJJD Facebook page, and you can also download the agenda and information packet.

09.11.2018 Executive Director Camille Cain issued a statement regarding the Star of Texas Award given by Governor Greg Abbott to the family of Richard Hale. Read the statement here.

09.07.2018 Today at 10 o’clock the TJJD Advisory Council and President’s Council will hold a joint meeting at our Austin headquarters. You can watch the live-stream on our Facebook page and download a copy of our budget presentation here.

09.05.2018 The ninth edition of Texas Juvenile Law, a comprehensive reference guide to statutes, case decisions, and procedures affecting the juvenile justice system, has been published. Find out how to get your copy here.

08.10.18 Today at 9:00 am, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department's Board of Directors will meet at the agency's headquarters, in Austin. The meeting will be live-streamed on the TJJD Facebook page, and you can also download the agenda and information packet.

08.01.18 Executive Director Camille Cain announces changes to help improve the health and wellness of the youth at TJJD facilities.
Read the press release here.

06.15.18: Today the Board of Directors of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department unanimously approved the agency’s Strategic Plan for Fiscal Year 2019-2023. You can read it here.

06.15.18: Today at 11:00am, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department’s Board of Directors will meet at the Ron Jackson State Juvenile Correctional Facility, in Brownwood. The meeting will be live-streamed on the TJJD Facebook page, and you can get the agenda and an information packet here.

06.01.18: Executive Director Camille Cain sends Short-Term Solutions and Long-Term Goals: A Plan for TJJD to the Governor. View her letter to Governor Abbott and the plan »

 

About TJJD

Advisory Council
— Agenda & Minutes
Agency Mission
Board of Directors
Agenda & Minutes
Employment
Executive Leadership Bios
Organization Chart
Policies & Procedures
Press Releases
Regionalization

Division Contacts

Call the Abuse Hotline for immediate help. Below please find essential departmental contacts. For a complete listing, please visit the public contact page.

Community Abuse Reporting Hotline
Administrative Investigations Division
Email or call 1.877.786.7263

State Abuse Reporting Hotline
Office of the Inspector General
1.866.477.8354

Probation & Community Service
master contact list (.docx)

Open Records Request
Email or call 512.490.8455

Office of the Inspector General 
call 1.866.477.8354

Office of the Independent Ombudsman
Email or call 855.468.7330

Media Inquiries
Email Brian Sweany or
Email Barbara Kessler