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|OJJDP News @ a Glance,
OJJDP announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2014. This issue’s top story and video message from Administrator Listenbee highlight the release of “Ending Violence So Children Can Thrive,” a report with comprehensive policy recommendations from the Advisory Committee of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence.
Other features highlight the Office’s fiscal year 2014 grant awards, OJJDP-convened roundtables on mentoring and the needs of LGBTQ youth, and more.
Webinar To Discuss Integrating Juvenile Justice and Systems of Care
On March 6, 2015, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. ET, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) will host “Integrating Juvenile Justice with Systems of Care.” This webinar will focus on the benefits of and strategies for implementing juvenile justice into systems of care that support children and youth with mental health needs. Register for this free webinar.