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James E. Gould Memorial for Training and Technical Assistance for Juvenile Corrections and Detention

Award Information

Award #
Awardee County
Prince George's
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $299,624)

The American Correctional Association (ACA) will provide training and guidance for juvenile corrections, detention, residential, non-residential, and private facilities within the juvenile justice community. In addition to the information it will make available on its website and via mail, the ACA will host a 3 day National Juvenile Corrections and Detention Administrators forum, and will provide leadership training for mid-level managers in juvenile corrections. The ACA will report on performance measures including satisfaction surveys to be completing by those receiving guidance and training, the results of certification exams taken by program participants, and the level of utilization of ACA resources by the target community.


Date Created: September 20, 2005