Dependency Courts

State Links


San Francisco County Superior Court's Zero to Three  program.

Santa Clara County's Family Welfare Court for Infants and Toddlers.


Florida's Early Childhood Courts use the National ZERO TO THREE organization’s Safe Babies Court Teams approach and the Miami Child Well-Being mode.



The First Circuit Court's Early Court, a zero to three specialty court.

New York

Ensuring the Healthy Development of Infants in Foster Care: A Guide for Judges, Advocates, and Child Welfare Professionals. (Jan. 2004). New York’s Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children.