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Task Force on Coordinating Services for Crossover Youth

At the December 11, 2013, meeting, the Commission on Improving the Status of Children voted to create a task force on coordinating the services for crossover youth — children who are in the CHINS (abuse and neglect) and juvenile delinquency … Continue reading

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Four Resource Centers for Change

The MacArthur Foundation recently created four resource centers “to provide judges, prosecutors, defenders, policymakers, advocates, probation officers, and mental health and social service agencies with technical assistance, trainings, tools, and resources to advance juvenile justice reform throughout the country.”  The … Continue reading

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