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OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2018
(NCJ 251520) April 2018
OJJDP News @ a Glance, Newsletter, 10 page(s)
This issue's Message From the Administrator highlights OJJDP's commitment child abuse and enhancing public safety to protect children from violence and neglect. The top story highlights OJJDP's observance of National Child Abuse Prevention Month and agency-supported programs to address child abuse. Other features note President Trump's proclamation of April as Second Chance Month, a conversation with OJJDP Administrator Caren Harp, OJJDP and the juvenile justice community mourning the loss of longtime staffer Dennis Mondoro, OJJDP participating in a national youth homelessness summit, development of two OJJDP tribal youth strategic planning meetings, a report on the success of the OJJDP-supported Kids Making It mentoring program, and an examination of the impact of mentoring on youth in foster care.