Juvenile Court Clinic

Since 1997, Children’s Friend and Family Services has been providing court clinic support for the Essex County Juvenile Court system including Lynn, Lawrence, Newburyport, and Salem. Our highly trained staff of social workers, mental health counselors and psychologists works collaboratively to provide consultations and court-ordered diagnostic and forensic evaluations. In addition, Children’s Friend provides training for a variety of court personnel including judges, clerks, attorneys and probation staff.

We offer a number of services, including:

  • Working collaboratively with school personnel, law enforcement, families and mental heath providers
  • Identifying and providing appropriate support via mental health services in the community
  • Working with families to reduce the likelihood of crises or truancy
  • And more.

Our Court Clinic is dedicated to improving the quality of access and service throughout the Essex County court system.

To learn more about our Juvenile Court Clinic Services, contact us today via phone at 978-744-7905.