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2018 Youth Summit: Empowering Youth—Resiliency in the Face of Trauma

The Coalition for Juvenile Justice will host a youth summit that brings together young people from across the country who are interested in juvenile justice reform. The summit aims to cultivate and empower the next generation of leaders by providing them with the tools they need to leverage their lived expertise. Participants will learn the basics …

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24th National Symposium on Juvenile Services

The 24th National Symposium on Juvenile Services, hosted by the National Partnership for Juvenile Services, is designed to bring together leadership and direct care professionals from juvenile services with other human services professionals. The symposium will feature training as well as the opportunity to network and share innovative program service approaches being implemented within the juvenile justice system …

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2018 National Forum on Criminal Justice

Sponsored by the National Criminal Justice Association and the IJIS Institute, the 2018 National Forum on Criminal Justice will showcase programs, research, and technologies that help justice practitioners and decision makers in states, local communities, and tribal nations address pressing public safety issues. Workshops will feature promising and innovative programs and strategies to address crime around the …

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Apply Now: Coming Together for Action Conference Proposals

The Global Alliance for Behavioral Health and Social Justice, in partnership with the Colorado School of Public Health, is seeking abstracts related to behavioral health, social justice, and healthier communities for their Coming Together for Action conference, which will take place from October 4–6 in the Denver Metro Area in Colorado. Researchers, practitioners, policymakers, service user advocates, and students interested …

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2018 Reentry Practitioners’ Symposium

The Maryland Reentry Partnership Network will host a reentry practitioner symposium on collaboration and enhancing reentry partnerships at the Maryland Public Safety and Education Training Center (PSETC). The symposium is designed for workforce development professionals; human services practitioners; corrections and community supervision staff; and all reentry stakeholders. DeAnna Hoskins, Senior Policy Advisor for Corrections and …

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2018 Janet Reno Forum: Transforming Juvenile Justice Systems

The 2018 Janet Reno Forum, hosted by the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR) and The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center, will highlight six transformational strategies—identified through interviews with almost 50 thought leaders in the field—for restructuring and reorienting juvenile justice systems to more effectively enhance public safety and improve outcomes for youth. The …

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Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act Family Day Conference

The Addiction Policy Forum will host CARA Family Day, named after the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA). It is an annual event that brings together families directly affected by addiction from all over the United States to advocate on behalf of addiction resources and raise awareness to help end the stigma surrounding substance use disorders. Date: April 24–25 …

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National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges 2018 Conference on Juvenile Justice

The 2018 National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges conference will provide an educational opportunity for judges, probation officers, detention facility employees, and other stakeholders in the juvenile justice system to explore gaps in services, discover new and improved practices, share cutting edge research, and motivate participants to explore positive case outcomes for youth …

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Celebrate Apprenticeship and Work-Based Learning

Jobs for the Future will kick off National Apprenticeship week and formally launch its Center for Apprenticeship and Work-Based Learning at a luncheon with national and international leaders in the field. The event will celebrate the history of the expanding movement to support apprenticeship and other forms of work-based learning in mainstream workforce development and talent solutions for …

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Register for Webinar: Implementing Change—Working to Address the Intersections of Juvenile Justice and Youth Homelessness

Hosted by the Coalition for Juvenile Justice (CJJ) A growing number of communities are working to ensure that young people do not experience homelessness as a result of involvement with the justice system, and that similarly, they do not come in to contact with the system because they are experiencing homelessness. On any given night …

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