Youth Justice Court Advice Service (YJCAS) - DHS

About this service

Provides information about the youth justice service and community based options available to diverty children and young people from the criminal justice system.

    • Service name

      Youth Justice Court Advice Service (YJCAS) - DHS

    • Service address

      Youth Justice Unit Footscray, Sunshine and Werribee Courts
      Get directions

    • Phone

      9275 7353

    • Fax

      Unknown

    • Twitter

      Yes

    • Urgency levels

      Direct Help, Some Help, Just Curious

    • Service area

      State wide

    • Service hours

      Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am-5:00om

    • Age group

      10 - 25 years

    • Interpreters

      Yes

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      Free

    • Public transport information

      Depends on which court you attend

    • Service for

      Legal, Youth

    • Disability access

      Yes

    • Drop in service

      Yes

    • Outreach

      No

    • Outpost

      No

More information for service professionals

    • Participation length

      Ongoing

    • Participation type

      In person

    • Specific exclusions

      Access is restricted to children and young people appearing in the Children's Court.

    • Funding limit?

      Ongoing

    • Who can refer

      Anyone

    • Referral mode

      In person or via the phone

    • Point of intake

      Office Administration

    • Emergency referral and intake process

      N/A

    • E-Referral option

      N/A