National Girls Institute Releases Findings of Listening Sessions on Needs
September 26, 2012
OJJDP's National Girls Institute (NGI) has released "Voices From the Field: Findings From the NGI Listening Sessions." Stakeholdersat-risk or justice system-involved girls, parents and caregivers, and practitionerswho attended listening sessions that NGI held across the nation informed the report. The report details training, technical assistance, and informational needs that the 600-plus participants identified as well as recommendations for the field.
OJJDP sponsors the National Girls Institute.
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