Observation Home

  1. Separate observation homes for girls and boys
  2. Classification and segregation of juveniles according to their age group preferably 7-11 years, 12-16 years and 16-18 years, giving due consideration to physical and mental status and degree of the offence committed.

Special Home

  1. Separate special homes for girls above the age of 10 years and boys in the age groups of 11 to 15 and 16 to 18 years
  2. Classification and segregation of juveniles on the basis of age and nature of offences and their mental and physical status

Children’s Home

  1. While children of both sexes below 10 years can be kept in the same home, separate bathing and sleeping facilities should be maintained for boys and girls in the age group of 5-10 years
  2. Separate children’s homes for boys and girls in the age group of 7-11 and 12- 18 years
  3. Separate facilities for children in the age group of 0-5 years with appropriate facilities for infants

Shelter Home

  1. Separate shelter homes for girls and boys;
  2. Separate shelter homes for girls above the age of 10 years and boys in the age groups of 11 to 15 and 16 to 18 years.