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OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2022

NCJ Number
304887
Date Published
August 2022
Publication Series
Abstract

This issue’s Message from the Administrator focuses on the importance of listening to youth about what they need. The top story chronicles young people’s experience returning to their communities following residential placement. Additional stories highlight an anti-gang program in Hawaii and Administrator Liz Ryan’s remarks at the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges’ 85th Annual Conference. The Tribal Connections section reports on the benefits of collaboration among OJJDP, Tribes, and states; a publication to help Tribal communities identify factors contributing to truancy among young members; and a new category of OJJDP funding intended to help Tribes sustain successful youth programs.

Date Published: August 1, 2022