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Webinar To Discuss Ending the Sexual Abuse-to-Prison Pipeline

November 17, 2015

DefendingChildhoodLogol On November 19, 2015, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. ET, Defending Childhood, in partnership with OJJDP and Futures Without Violence, will present "Ending the Sexual Abuse to Prison Pipeline: A Public Health Approach." A new report, "The Sexual Abuse to Prison Pipeline: The Girls' Story," describes the role that sexual abuse plays in many girls, especially girls of color, entering the juvenile justice system. During this webinar, the co-authors of the report will discuss this pipeline and highlight federal policy efforts and public health practices for improving responses to system-involved girls with a history of sexual abuse.

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Register for this free webinar.

Read the OJJDP policy guidance on girls and the juvenile justice system. OJJDP's policy guidance outlines the Office's commitment to provide technical assistance, grants, research, and data collection related to girls and young women and the juvenile justice system.

Learn more about OJJDP's research and programs related to girls and the juvenile justice system.

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