|OJJDP works to prevent gang involvement, girls' delinquency, and underage drinking.
OJJDP assists victims of child abduction and commercial sexual exploitation.
OJJDP supports mentoring, tribal youth programs and services, AMBER Alert, faith-based and community initiatives and the Supportive School Discipline Initiative.
Peer Reviewers Sought for Grant Award Applications
The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is seeking peer reviewers for its justice AmeriCorps grant program. The U.S. Department of Justice’s Executive Office of Immigration Review and CNCS jointly sponsor this program to provide legal representation to children in immigration court proceedings. CNCS seeks reviewers with 3 or more years of professional or volunteer experience in pro bono legal assistance; immigration law, practice, and procedure; and assistance for victims of human trafficking, abuse, or trauma. Peer review dates: July 29–August 7.