Youth State Advisory Group (SAG) Interviews at the 2019 State Relations and Assistance Division’s (SRAD) National Training Conference with youth members of state advisory groups (SAGs) on the importance of incorporating youth voices and perspectives within SAGs. Video run time: 4:48 min.
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.
Youth Waiver to Adult Court Overview Caren Harp, OJJDP Administrator, provides an overview of the waiver and transfer provision of the Juvenile Justice Reform Act (JJRA) and states’ responsibilities under the section at the 2019 State Relations and Assistance Division’s (SRAD) National Training Conference. Video run time: 31:27 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:
Training session provides self-test scenarios to determine your knowledge of the application of Federal Civil Rights laws to American Indians as beneficiaries of programs funded by the Justice Department and to American Indian Tribes that receive Justice Department funding. Video run time: 6:01 min.
Training session provides an overview of the civil rights obligation that recipients of Justice Department funding have not to discriminate on the basis of national origin as it relates to providing services or benefits to Limited English Proficient (LEP) persons. Video run time: 19:54 min.