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Second Chance Act Supporting Latino/a Youth from Out-of-Home Placement to the Community
This program will promote effective and successful reentry services for Latino/a youth who are transitioning back into their communities from secure confinement facilities, including out-of-home placement. It will fund mentoring and comprehensive transitional services that emphasize development of life and parenting skills in offenders who are Latino/a youth.
Studies Program on At-Risk or System-Involved Girls
This program will sponsor studies and/or secondary analyses of existing data to provide objective, independent knowledge about the extent and impact of girls’ contact with the juvenile and adult justice systems including arrests, referrals to court, diversion, charges filed, placement in secure juvenile detention facilities and adult jails and lockups, findings of delinquency, placement in secure juvenile correctional facilities, probation, and transfers to the adult criminal justice system.
Assessing the Impact of Juvenile Justice Reforms Program
This program will support research and evaluation to investigate the effectiveness and/or cost efficiency of juvenile justice system reforms. In particular, OJJDP is interested in reforms targeted at youth and law enforcement interaction, diversion, and community-based alternatives.
Juvenile Drug Courts Addressing Systematic Barriers Program
Through this program, OJJDP will make awards to currently operating juvenile drug courts to enhance their capacity to address barriers they encounter as they provide services to youth.
Child Abuse Training for Judicial and Court Personnel
Through this program, OJJDP seeks to provide judicial, legal, and social service professionals with training and technical assistance to enhance their understanding that commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking of minors are acts of abuse and violence against children and adolescents and to meet the other challenges that they face.
Initiative To Develop Juvenile Reentry Measurement Standards
OJJDP is seeking proposals to develop standards to document and measure juvenile reentry service delivery, practices, and outcomes. These measurement standards will identify and define key indicators of effective reentry practice and successful outcomes for juveniles starting at the confinement decision (pre- and post-adjudication), moving through reintegration into the community, and for a meaningful period post-release.
Smart on Juvenile Justice: Community Supervision Training and Technical Assistance Program
This grant program will provide training and technical assistance to state and local government agencies and federally recognized Indian tribes to support their efforts to implement evidence-based reform strategies to reduce recidivism and improve outcomes for juveniles under community supervision.
Juvenile Drug Courts Communities of Practice
This program will fund Communities of Practice, a project to promote information sharing and learning among juvenile drug courts. The successful applicant will develop strategies for juvenile drug courts to connect with one another to problem solve; share information, tools, resources, and experiences; discuss developments and trends related to juvenile drug courts and treatment for adolescent substance abuse; identify and document best practices; and establish peer-to-peer networks.
Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program: Vermont
Applicants must explain how they will help state and local law enforcement agencies within the federal judicial district of Vermont improve effectiveness and achieve sustainability in responding to online child victimization and child pornography.
Second Chance Act Smart on Juvenile Justice: Community Supervision
This grant program will provide planning grants to state and local government agencies and federally recognized Native American/Alaskan Native tribes to support their efforts to develop and finalize a comprehensive juvenile community supervision reform strategic plan that will implement evidence-based supervision strategies to reduce recidivism and improve outcomes for juveniles under community supervision.
Youth with Sexual Behavior Problems Program
This program will fund agencies that use a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to provide intervention and supervision services for youth with sexual behavior problems and treatment services for their child victims and families.
Juvenile Justice Model Data Project
This project will identify critical information requirements across the juvenile justice system and will develop model data elements with recommended definitions and coding categories that administrative data systems and other juvenile justice-related data collection efforts can adopt. The award recipient will also develop model measures and analyses with broad and practical applications.
Police and Youth Engagement: Supporting the Role of Law Enforcement in Juvenile Justice Reform
This solicitation will provide funding to an eligible applicant to support the convening of a youth and law enforcement roundtable and development of an institute on best practices and innovative approaches relating to law enforcement, youth, and juvenile justice.
Title II Formula Grants Program
Only the agency that each state's chief executive designates is eligible to apply for these funds. It will support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects for the development of more effective programs and reform efforts.
Mentoring Opportunities for Youth Initiative
This solicitation supports applicant organizations as they strengthen and/or expand their existing mentoring activities with active chapters or subawardees and/or other mentoring organizations.
Mentoring for Youth: Underserved Populations
OJJDP is focusing this solicitation on the needs of the following underserved populations: youth with disabilities; youth in foster care; and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning youth (LGBTQ). OJJDP will assist in establishing or expanding mentoring and support services for youth in these three underserved populations.
Smart on Juvenile Justice: Enhancing Youth Access to Justice Initiative
This initiative will provide funding to (1) develop effective, statewide, well-resourced model juvenile indigent defense legal delivery systems; (2) develop and implement standards of practice and policy for the effective management of such systems; and (3) develop state or regional resource centers to help juvenile defense systems enhance the quality of legal representation, leverage resources, and collect and analyze data to measure the effectiveness of specific initiatives.
Second Chance Act Strengthening Families and Children of Incarcerated Parents
This program will promote and expand services to children who have a parent incarcerated in a Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) correctional facility. Program activities include mentoring and comprehensive services that facilitate healthy and positive relationships between incarcerated individuals, their children, and caregivers.