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  • NJJDPC Policy Platform for the 2020 Election

    News Articles August 14, 2020

    The National Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Coalition (NJJDPC), released “The Future for Youth Justice 2020: A Policy Platform for the 2020 Election,” on August...

  • August 2019 Roundup

    News Articles August 11, 2019

    Funding Opportunities  SchoolHouse Connection is now accepting applications for their scholarship program for students who have experienced homelessness and are enterin...

  • #NJJNForum2019 Recap

    News Articles August 9, 2019

    Young leaders from Ohio's Juvenile Justice Coalition at #NJJNForum2019. On July 22nd - 24th, 2019, NJJN held #NJJNForum2019! This year, Forum focused on “Modeling Youth-Led Advocacy,”...

  • North Carolina Young Leader Wins Young Justice Leader Award

    News Articles July 17, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 17, 2019   Contact:  Courtney McSwain 202-792-9915  mcswain@njjn.org  Durham Young Leader Wins National ...

  • Utah Attorney Wins 2019 Youth Justice Emerging Leader Award

    News Articles July 15, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 15, 2019  Contact:  Courtney McSwain 202-792-9915  mcswain@njjn.org  Utah Attorney Wins National Award f...

  • New Jersey Advocate Wins 2019 Betsy Arnovits Gutsy Advocate For Youth Award

    News Articles July 15, 2019

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 15, 2019  Contact:  Courtney McSwain 202-792-9915  mcswain@njjn.org  New Jersey Advocate Wins National Award ...

  • June 2019 Roundup

    News Articles June 27, 2019

    Funding Opportunities  Third Wave Fund's Mobilize Power Fund is a rapid response fund that supports the leadership of young women of color, trans, gender non-conforming, que...

  • Texas Advocates Curb School Pushout of Youth Experiencing Homelessness

    News Articles June 27, 2019

    In 2017, NJJN Member Texas Appleseed released its report, “Young, Alone and Homeless in the Lone Star State,” that demonstrated the disproportionate nature of out-of-school suspensions o...

  • Checking Adultism to Deepen Dialogue with Youth

    News Articles June 27, 2019

    Where do we start when beginning conversations on topics as difficult as race equity?  We know race conversations are difficult all around as everyone walks into the room with differe...

  • NJJN Welcomes Summer 2019 Interns

    News Articles June 27, 2019

    We’re excited to have three dynamic interns on board with NJJN this summer! These emerging leaders bring a passion for criminal justice and equity to our work. Learn more about the budding, yo...