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Understanding and Meeting the Needs of Crossover Youth (Webinar)
9/11/2019 - 9/11/2019
3:00-4:30 p.m. ET, Satellite/Web Based
Event Contact:
Register online
Phone not available
Sponsoring Organization(s):
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), U.S. Department of Justice
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention National Training and Technical Assistance Center (OJJDP NTTAC)
Additional Information:
This webinar will provide overviews of the relevant research on the characteristics, traits, and needs of youth involved in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems.

Presenters will share prominent challenges related to serving crossover youth, practical strategies for supporting them through enhanced inter- and intra-agency relationships including education agencies, and related lessons learned.

During this webinar we will learn about who "crossover youth" are and the pathways they travel.

This webinar will:
- Explore the characteristics and prominent needs of this population.

- Highlight the challenges systems face in meeting their needs, including collaboration with educators.

- Discuss recommendations and strategies to better support this population.