Funding Opportunity: Mental Health Training Initiative for State and Local Juvenile Detention and Correctional Systems

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

Application Date: October 31, 2014
Six sites will have the opportunity to receive instruction on the Mental Health Training Curriculum for Juvenile Justice, developed to educate juvenile justice staff about adolescent development, mental health disorders and treatment, the critical role of families, and practical strategies for engaging and interacting with youth. OJJDP and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation jointly support this initiative. Learn more.