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VIDEO: Administrator’s Message: Justice-Involved Youth Face Unexpected, Damaging Outcomes

Administrator Liz Ryan underscores the heightened risk formerly detained youth face from gun violence and the need to provide comprehensive support to young people returning to their communities after they are released. OJJDP’s Second Chance Act Youth Reentry program supports educational and vocational opportunities, employment and housing assistance, mental and physical healthcare, and treatment for substance use.

Date Published: August 9, 2023