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Juvenile Justice and System Involved Youth

Keeping Juvenile Justice and Law Enforcement Programs Alive

Strategic Planning for Sustainability
November 19, 2008 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Juveniles in Residential Placement, 1997

This fact sheet examines trends in the residential placement of juvenile offenders.

2011 National Conference on Juvenile and Family Law

March 27, 2011
Reno, NV

The National Conference is open to all people interested in better outcomes for children and families, including, but not limited to: judges, juvenile workers, aftercare workers, school administrat

Top 10 Strategies for Effectively Engaging Law Enforcement and Juvenile Justice Partners

SSHS Project Directors' Consortia Conference
August 3, 2010 - 2:45pm - 4:00pm

Girls Delinquency

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

This four-page fact sheet reviews trends in girls' delinquency and describes research conducted by OJJDP's Girls Study Group.

Addressing the Unmet Educational Needs of Children and Youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems

Georgetown University

This paper reviews educational barriers encountered by youth involved in the juvenile justice and child welfare systems and describes recent legal and policy reforms.

Representing America's Youth: Addressing the Juvenile Justice Paradox

October 10, 2010
San Antonio, TX

This conference offers national symposium training, focus groups and policy discussions that are led by nationally recognized individuals at the federal, state, local, organizational and private se

Working with Students in the Juvenile Justice and Social Services Systems

Project Director Consortia March 2010
March 17, 2010 - 9:15am - 10:30am

This break-out session discusses best practices and successful programs that provide support services to students who have found themselves in either the juvenile justice system or working with loc

The Role of Schools in Supporting Children in Foster Care

Authored By: 
National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention

Despite the pain, hardship, and disruption of their early lives, many foster youth are unbelievably resilient individuals. They grow up to become productive and connected members of society: they graduate from high school, college, and post-graduate schools; start successful careers; raise strong families; and contribute to their communities in valuable ways.