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Fact Sheet Describes National Center for Youth in Custody

October 13, 2011

image of National Center for Youth in CustodyThe Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) has published National Center for Youth in Custody.

This fact sheet provides an overview of the mission, objectives, and services of the recently launched National Center for Youth in Custody. Emphasizing the rehabilitative goals of the juvenile justice system, the center will deliver training and technical assistance; identify, document, and promote evidence-based approaches to working with youth in custody; and serve as a resource for juvenile justice practitioners, youth in custody, and families. The center will provide training curriculums, Webinars, and professional development, among other services.

Resources:

"National Center for Youth in Custody" (NCJ 235770) is available online at http://www.ojjdp.gov/publications/PubAbstract.asp?pubi=257757

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