Five Questions with Casey: Nate Balis on What’s Next for Juvenile Justice Reforms

With more than 15 years of experience in juvenile justice, social policy and system reform, Nate Balis directs the Foundation's Juvenile Justice Strategy Group. For Five Questions with Casey, we sat down with Balis as his team launches a three-day conference for more than 900 juvenile justice reformers involved with the Foundation’s Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI).

September 29, 2015

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FAQ on the JDAI Applied Leadership Network

Learn more about the Applied Leadership Network, a year-long training program that aims to help leaders at Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiatives (JDAI) sites refine their skills and apply these skills to JDAI enhancement projects in their jurisdictions.

September 28, 2015

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Rewriting the Playbook for Reducing Juvenile Delinquency

A growing body of research champions developmentally appropriate strategies for supporting young people who have crossed paths with the juvenile justice system. Instead of promoting surveillance, punishment and intensive sanctions like detention, the latest research supports strategies rooted in patience, encouragement and positive youth development.

December 6, 2018

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