Vera’s Center on Youth Justice (CYJ) is assisting the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) with its effort to reform the secure placement system for young people, families, and communities in New York State. Specifically, CYJ is conducting a review and assessment of the current secure placement system, assisting OCFS in collaborating with stakeholders, and developing a vision for the system that will guide OCFS’ reform work.