Welcome Message and JJRA Update Caren Harp, OJJDP Administrator, welcomes attendees and helps state representatives understand the new requirements under the Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2018 (JJRA) at the SRAD National Training Conference in Kansas City, MO on September 24-26, 2019. Video run time: 14:18 min.
Caren Harp, OJJDP Administrator, January/February 2020 Video Message The Administrator discusses the vital role mentoring can play in ensuring a brighter future for our nation's youth. Students who meet regularly with their mentors are 52 percent less likely than their peers to skip a day of school, 46 percent less likely to start using illegal drugs, and 55 percent more likely to enroll in college. Video run time: 2:46 min: