|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
Phone not available
|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)|
|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.