Making the Juvenile Justice - Workforce System Connection for Re-entering Young Offenders: A Guide for Local Practice


Publication Date: November 2006

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Linda Harris; Charles Modiano

Research Area: Justice; Social conditions

Type: Book

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

This guidebook is designed to provide advice from the field to communities who are interested in pursuing more formal connections--or strengthening existing connections--between the workforce and justice systems. It draws on experiences in eight communities and focuses on on-the-ground challenges and solutions related to blending the cultures, adapting programming, engaging employers, and meeting performance.