The Regional Juvenile Justice and Welfare Committee (RJJWC) was created pursuant to Republic Act No. 10630 or An Act Strengthening the Juvenile Justice System in the Philippines, Amending for the Purpose Republic Act No. 9344, Otherwise Known as the “Juvenile Justice and Welfare Act of 2006 ’’
A Council leading a society that promotes and protects the rights of children at risk and children in conflict with the law under a restorative justice and welfare system.
To institutionalize a restorative justice and welfare system for children at risk and children in conflict with the law through the effective implementation of the law and coordination among stakeholders in a protective and enabling environment.
To prevent children at risk (CAR) from committing crimes and to ensure that children in conflict with the law (CICL) are rehabilitated and reintegrated with their families and communities.
To strengthen institutional partnerships in pursuing collectively and effectively the Council’s mission.
Members of RJJWC-NCR:
Duties and Functions of the RJJWC