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  • September 2019 Roundup

    News Articles September 27, 2019

    Advances   Encouraging news from Utah! Data published by the Utah Juvenile Justice Oversight Committee show early signs of success for Utah’s youth ju...

  • Webinar | Pre-Booking Diversion: Why It's Needed and How to Increase Racial Equity

    News Articles September 26, 2019

    Recorded on September 25, 2019 In 2017, Los Angeles County established an Office of Youth Diversion and Development (YDD) to advance a pre-booking diversion initiative to preven...

  • Anti-Racism Resource | Tips for Reading and Discussing The 1619 Project

    News Articles September 23, 2019

    On the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved African to reach the U.S. colonies, the New York Times Magazine published “The 1619 Project” to capture the impact of American Sl...

  • NJJDPC Policy Platform for the 2020 Election

    News Articles August 14, 2019

    The National Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Coalition (NJJDPC), released “The Future for Youth Justice 2020: A Policy Platform for the 2020 Election,” on August...

  • August 2019 Roundup

    News Articles August 11, 2019

    Funding Opportunities  SchoolHouse Connection is now accepting applications for their scholarship program for students who have experienced homelessness and are enterin...

  • #NJJNForum2019 Recap

    News Articles August 9, 2019

    Young leaders from Ohio's Juvenile Justice Coalition at #NJJNForum2019. On July 22nd - 24th, 2019, NJJN held #NJJNForum2019! This year, Forum focused on “Modeling Youth-Led Advocacy,”...

  • North Carolina Young Leader Wins Young Justice Leader Award

    News Articles July 17, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 17, 2019   Contact:  Courtney McSwain 202-792-9915  mcswain@njjn.org  Durham Young Leader Wins National ...

  • Utah Attorney Wins 2019 Youth Justice Emerging Leader Award

    News Articles July 15, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 15, 2019  Contact:  Courtney McSwain 202-792-9915  mcswain@njjn.org  Utah Attorney Wins National Award f...

  • New Jersey Advocate Wins 2019 Betsy Arnovits Gutsy Advocate For Youth Award

    News Articles July 15, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 15, 2019  Contact:  Courtney McSwain 202-792-9915  mcswain@njjn.org  New Jersey Advocate Wins National Award ...

  • June 2019 Roundup

    News Articles June 27, 2019

    Funding Opportunities  Third Wave Fund's Mobilize Power Fund is a rapid response fund that supports the leadership of young women of color, trans, gender non-conforming, que...