Resource Roundup: Juvenile Justice Publications

…and more equitable youth justice system. Listening to Black Women and Girls By the Georgetown Law Center ... and treatment programs — contribute to the over-representation of youth of color in the juvenile justice ... landscape. Moving Beyond Youth Prisons By the Columbia University Justice Lab; and Implementation of New ... York’s Close to Home Initiative By the Center for Children’s Law and Policy

September 13, 2019

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New Resources to Expand Quality Apprenticeship Programs

…college model as soon as possible. North Carolina Justice Center: Expanding access to youth ... apprenticeships A study by the North Carolina Justice Center, Making Youth Apprenticeships Equitable ... and Effective, explores youth apprenticeship programs in four North Carolina counties and analyzes the barriers ... that young people — particularly youth of color — face. Recommendations include: Actively

September 5, 2019

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A Casey Q&A: Improving Foster Parent Recruitment in the Cherokee Nation

…A recent Annie E. Casey Foundation publication, Recruiting Foster Parents and Strengthening Child ... Welfare in Oklahoma, spotlights the inspiring turnaround of Oklahoma’s struggling child welfare ... system. It’s a transformation that includes system reforms to benefit native children &mdash ... with Casey to improve its foster parent recruitment and retention efforts.  Charboneau has served

September 3, 2019

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Judge William Thorne on the History and Healing of American Indian Families

…and Coast Miwok Indian tribes, and a leading expert on policies and programs that support children ... and families — particularly Native American children and families. He has served on the board of numerous ... Court Judges, Child Trends and the Center for the Study of Social Policy. At the top of the interview ... had a devastating impact on American Indian children, families and culture. The questions then pivot

August 28, 2019

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Taking Action

Positioning Low-Income Workers to Succeed in a Changing Economy

Funded by the Annie E. Casey and Joyce foundations, this report examines educational and employment disparities in the United States and highlights policies, programs and strategies designed to improve current and future work for lower-wage individuals and their families.

August 26, 2019

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Improving Child and Family Services Through Integrated Data Systems

…to serve a particularly vulnerable population: homeless mothers who have children in the child welfare ... spectrum of services and risks that are shaping the lives of children and families. Enter integrated data ... chronic absence in schools, improve civic engagement and examine how youth are faring after aging out ... videos on integrated data systems: Children’s Data Network: What is Linked Administrative Data

August 22, 2019

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