VJCCCA DIVERSION PROGRAMS

The Virginia Juvenile Community Crime Control Act diversion program, funded in part by the Department of Juvenile Justice, offers an opportunity for first-time offenders to receive sanctions with education.

Service Learning/Supervised Community Service


This program offers supervised community service to juveniles who are assigned community service hours by Juvenile Intake or by a Juvenile Judge.

Shoplifting Diversion


Shoplifting Diversion is a court ordered program designed to educate juveniles and parents about shoplifting, the laws, and the impact of shoplifting on the community. Attendees complete two hours of community service as part of the program. 
 

Teen Life Skills


Teen Life Skills is a program that combines life skills and pro-social skills on various topics which include attitude, responsibility, communication, decision making and problem solving, and workplace skills.


Workplace Readiness Skills


This program helps develop work readiness skills:such as interview skills and applying for a job and how to act during an interview.

​Juvenile Court Navigation
​This program offers assistance to youth/families to understand and comply with court orders.