SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Attorneys, judges, social workers and mental health professionals will gather in Sioux Falls and Rapid City next month to talk about the juvenile justice system.

The second annual Children’s Justice Conference is being held in Rapid City on Sept. 11 and in Sioux Falls on Sept. 13.

The South Dakota Unified Judicial System sponsors the conference. The conference will focus on sharing best practices for child welfare cases and new programs under way.