YSB 101

YSB 101: A Training for New Directors, Staff, and Board
June 4, 2021

Agenda

Mentor Form

YSB HANDBOOK:

1. CYSA Information
• CYSA Chapters: Towns and Chapter Repsand Map 
• State Statute (short version) and (long version)
CYSA Bylaws

2. Administrative Core Unit (ACU) Functions
ACU Overview and ACU Detail
• Management and Administration
• Needs Assessment
• Resource Development
• Community Involvement
• Advocacy

3. YSB Grant Reporting & Forms for DCF
DCF Grant Reporting
Individual Service Report
Sample Permission Slip
Questionnaires
Ohio Scales Forms

4. Diversion & Juvenile Review Boards 
JRB Protocols & Procedures Manual with printable forms
CYSA Diversion Video
JJPOC Community Based Diversion System Plan
• 
School Referral Memo & Referral Form
• 
FWSN Referral Forms & Parent Guides

5. Advocacy
Advocacy Overview
• State Statute (short version) and (long version)
 RBA Report Cards
YSB Report to the General Assembly
• Legislative Breakfasts - sample power point presentation to legislators

6. Best Practices
Recommended Best Practices and Code of Ethics for YSB Professionals and Volunteers
• Guide for Best Practices in Positive Youth Development
Best Practices for Juvenile Review Boards

6. Strategic Planning
Self Assessment for Youth Service Bureaus
Strategic Planning for CT Youth Service Bureaus