Category: youth justice

How New Jersey Is Changing Its Juvenile Justice System

New Jersey 101.5 By David Matthau Gov. Chris Christie has announced plans to close two state prisons for juvenile offenders, and replace them with smaller, more modern facilities in more populated parts of the state. One of the prisons being closed is the New Jersey Training School in Monroe Township, known as Jamesburg, which was …

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Apply Now: RFK National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice Training Institute

The Robert F. Kennedy National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice has launched a new training institute, featuring a portfolio of on-site training opportunities addressing critical topics in juvenile justice. The RFK National Resource Center training programs bring experts and experienced facilitators into local jurisdictions, ensuring that all vital leaders, staff, and stakeholders have the opportunity to …

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Apply Now: Public Welfare Foundation Criminal and Youth Justice Programs

The Public Welfare Foundation is currently accepting letters of intent for projects that support efforts to advance justice and opportunity for people in need, particularly in the areas of racial equity and economic well-being. The foundation looks for strategic points where its funds can make a significant difference and improve lives through policy and system …

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