The purpose of the program is to improve the response in all aspects of the civil and criminal justice system to families with a history of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, as well as cases involving allegations of child sexual abuse.
Under the program, selected participants will receive high-level support services and cash sub-grants ranging from $75,000 to $250,000 to evaluate the feasibility of implementing a Pay for Success (PFS) project in their communities.
This program is open to states, localities, and tribes interested in implementing or enhancing an SCF model of supervision. SCF approaches are designed to (a) improve supervision strategies that reduce recidivism; (b) promote and increase collaboration among agencies and officials who work in community corrections and related fields to enhance swift and certain sanctions; (c) enhance the perception of individuals involved with the justice system that the supervision decisions are fair, consistently applied, and consequences are transparent; and (d) improve the outcomes of individuals participating in the program.
The purpose of this program is to establish projects for the provision of coordinated and integrated services through the colocation of primary and specialty care medical services in community-based behavioral health settings.
The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges is now accepting submissions to its scholarly, peer-reviewed journal, “Juvenile and Family Court Journal.” Articles should focus on issues of interest to the field of juvenile and family justice, including child abuse and neglect, juvenile delinquency, dual status youth, domestic violence, substance use, child custody and visitation, judicial leadership, and related topics.
This funding opportunity from the National Institute of Justice calls for research to (a) identify differences in correctional agency policies and practices across the United States regarding efforts to keeping contraband out of correctional facilities, and (b) measure the efficacy of these polices and practices.
The National Institute of Justice is now accepting applications for funding to conduct research to improve the understanding of the comparative value of data relevant to law enforcement agency operations.
The National Institute of Justice is now accepting applications for innovative doctoral dissertation research in STEM fields that is relevant to providing solutions to better ensure public safety, prevent and control crime, and ensure the fair and impartial administration of criminal justice in the United States.
The purpose of this grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Mental Health Services is to build national capacity for preventing suicide by providing technical assistance, training, and resources to assist states, tribes, organizations, and individuals to develop suicide prevention strategies (including programs, interventions, and policies) that advance the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention (NSSP), with the overall goal of reducing suicides and suicidal behaviors in the nation.
Applicants who are selected will provide technical assistance to communities, tribes, and agencies that are funded to serve children and youth as part of the Defending Childhood initiative, the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, or the Community-Based Violence Prevention Demonstration Program.
“Justice Reinvestment Initiative: Maximizing State Reforms” will assist state governments and federally recognized Indian tribes that can demonstrate substantial completion of the Justice Reinvestment Initiative model by cementing or amplifying the goals of their justice reinvestment reform efforts, and by deepening their investment in and commitment to use of data-driven decision making and evidence-based practices and programs.
The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is seeking applications for a Second Chance Act grant program that supports the successful and safe transition of young fathers returning to their families and communities after secure confinement.
The medals are awarded annually by the U.S. Attorney General and are presented by the recipients’ Congressional representatives.
Successful applicants will use the funds from the U.S. Department of Labor to develop registered apprenticeship programs that align with other post secondary educational offerings and create pathways to long-term careers.
The State Justice Institute is now accepting applications in five grant categories for state courts, nonprofit organizations, and others to improve the quality of justice in U.S. state courts.
Up to ten pilot sites will receive funding from the U.S. Department of Education to test innovative, outcome-focused strategies to achieve significant improvements in educational, employment, and other key outcomes for “disconnected” youth, who are defined as low-income youth between the ages of 14 and 24 who are either homeless, in foster care, involved with the juvenile justice system, unemployed, unenrolled in school, or at risk of dropping out.
The institute, designed for community corrections professionals, provides participants with a fundamental understanding of leadership within corrections
Project TEAM is now accepting applications for its training and technical assistance opportunity for tribal, state, and local governments to develop a collaborative joint jurisdictional initiative.
The purpose of this program is enhance statewide consumer-run mental health organizations to promote consumer-driven, recovery-focused and resiliencyoriented service system capacity and infrastructure.
This program will aid family-controlled organizations in effectively participating in state and local mental health services planning and health care reform activities as they relate to improving community-based activities for youth with mental health challenges and their families.
The solicitation provides federally recognized tribes and tribal consortia an opportunity to develop a comprehensive and coordinated approach to public safety and victimization issues and to apply for funding.