This page contains links to forms, guidelines, policies and other resources referred to in the youth justice community manual. For departmental documents, not specific to youth justice, please refer to the DHS intranet.


CRIS guides

Guides to support your use of the Client Relationship Information System (CRIS)


Representative supervision


Practice guidelines

Reference materials and guidelines for youth justice workers


Case management

Other guidelines

  • Child Protection Practice Manual (CPPM internet link)
  • Juvenile Justice Administrators Supervision guidelines (148.0 KB, MS Word)

Other resources

Youth justice fact sheets

Information about youth justice for young people, their families and other stakeholders

Other government resources

Other departmental and Victorian government information

Other internet resources

Other useful websites


Internet only links

This section contains links to forms and policies that are available on the DHS intranet. These can only be accessed by DHS employees.




  • Acceptable use of Department's technology policy (intranet only)
  • DHS Occupational violence prevention policy (intranet only)
  • DHS Occupational Health & Safety Policy (intranet only)
  • DHS policy on sunscreen (intranet only)
  • Memorandum of understanding between youth justice and Corrections Victoria (intranet only)
  • Social media policy for employees (intranet only)


  • Centre for Learning and Organisational Development (intranet only)
  • Critical incident management and reporting (intranet only)
  • Youth justice custodial practice manual (intranet only)