Mentors Build Meaningful Connections With Youth in Washington, D.C.

…on T-shirts and written materials for the Washington, D.C., Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services (DYRS ... the department’s Credible Messenger Initiative. The program pairs every youth under its supervision ... — have lived through similar experiences and understand the support and services that youth ... are to promote youth well-being and community safety, building community connections is essential.” Since

July 15, 2019

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Sarah Jonas

Sarah Jonas

Executive Director, Office of Community Schools

New York City Department of Education

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APA Reinforces Casey’s Vision for Juvenile Probation Transformation

…surveillance-based probation system, which relies on sanctions to change youth behavior. It says an effective ... Bishop, who contributed to the article, applauds the APA’s focus on youth development. &ldquo ... change in youth,” Bishop says. “It’s exciting to see the APA, the National Council ... than sanctions to modify youth behavior; eliminating standard conditions of probation and instead

October 8, 2019

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Webinar: Lessons from LEAP

youth succeed in school and at work. Treskon discussed how partners: identified and recruited young ... in San Diego County, Calif., and a youth participant who discussed the elements of LEAP most important

September 30, 2019

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Webinar To Examine Three Key Fiscal Elements for Using the Family First Act

…on designing and financing services to prevent children and young people from becoming involved in the child ... on three key fiscal elements that child welfare leaders should understand to use the Family First ... Prevention Services Act to better serve children and families. Register for this webinar During the session ... with several states that helps child welfare leaders analyze the fiscal implications of prevention services

October 3, 2019

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