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Kankakee County Teen Court

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 199 S. East Avenue, Suite #2
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.929.1111
Fax: 815.929.0604
Contact Person:

Christine Scivally - Program Director
Phone: 815.929.1111

  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Teen Court
Description: Teen Court is an alternative to a traditional juvenile court. Proceedings are for first time non-violent offenders. This program is based on the premise that young people respond positively to the influence of their peers.

Benefits of Teen Court
Successfuly completion of Teen Court requirements within the specified time results in a clear record. Also, the youth becomes acquainted with the judicial system and experiences the satisfaction of contributing to the community.
  General Information:
Description: Teen Court offers juveniles the option of participating in a diversion program that uses peer pressure and early intervention as its main tools in preventing recidivism.
Territory/Geographical area: Kankakee County only

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901