Announcing a New Partnership Focused on Improving Outcomes for Dual Status Youth

The Child Welfare League of America (CWLA) and Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps, through its RFK National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice (RFK National Resource Center), are pleased to announce the launch of an exciting partnership to enhance each organization’s impact in the field of reform efforts to better serve dual status youth. CWLA … Continued

Rep. Jason Lewis (R-MN) and Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA) Introduce New Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize JJDPA

The following PRESS RELEASE was issued by the Committee on Education and the Workforce:

Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Enhance Opportunity for Vulnerable Children
Legislation will improve prevention and rehabilitation support for at-risk youth and juvenile offenders
WASHINGTON, D.C. | March 30, 2017
Republican and Democratic members of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce … Continued

Keith Snyder Joins Our Team of Expert Consultants

The Robert F. Kennedy National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice is pleased to welcome Mr. Keith Snyder to our family of consultant partners. Keith began his 29-year career with the Juvenile Court Judges’ Commission (JCJC) in 1987 as a Juvenile Court Consultant. Keith was subsequently promoted to the positions of Director of Policy and Program … Continued

Op-Ed: “We Have to Partner with Law Enforcement Around Trauma”

In a recent Op-Ed featured on the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange, Kathy McNamara (member of our Probation System Review Practice Network) emphasizes the importance of partnering with law enforcement to better serve youth on probation who have experienced trauma. Click here to read more!