Youth Homelessness and Juvenile Justice: Supporting Youth Across Systems

Registrations: 5

Date/Time by Timezone

Thu, Feb 20th, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET
Thu, Feb 20th, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT
Thu, Feb 20th, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM MT
Thu, Feb 20th, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PT

First Name

Last Name

Organization Name

Email

Job Title

Justice Domain

By claiming your spot below you are giving consent to Justice Clearinghouse and partners to use this information to send additional emails and communications as described in the Privacy Policy below

Nationally, an estimated 78 percent of young people who have experienced homelessness report that they have also had at least one interaction with law enforcement, while 44 percent have spent time in a jail or detention facility. Join us to learn about ways that communities can better support young people who find themselves at the intersections of youth homelessness and juvenile justice to ensure that youth do not have unnecessary contact with the juvenile justice system and that if they do come in contact with the justice system, that they exit to safe, stable, and secure housing. Participants will also gain a better understanding of ways that the newly reauthorized Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act can help states ensure more stable housing options for youth in the juvenile justice system.

X