The initiative will provide technical assistance for public housing authorities that, in collaboration with justice system partners, are seeking to plan and implement reentry programs and/or change their admissions policies regarding people with conviction histories.
Funding and Training Opportunities
The grant provides funding to support organizations and programs that advance the diagnosis and treatment of alcoholism, chemical dependency, and addictive behavior, including support for related research and education.
The program provides funding for technical assistance for the implementation and provision of evidence-based treatment and recovery support programs for individuals living with serious mental illness.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications from State Statistical Analysis Centers to receive funding under the 2018 State Justice Statistics program. This program seeks to enhance these centers’ ability to collect, analyze, and publish statistical data that support the state’s strategic criminal justice planning needs.
The program will help jurisdictions that serve youth in juvenile justice, child welfare, and related systems of care to implement and improve essential infrastructure elements.
The program provides funding to establish or expand programs that divert adults with a serious mental illness or a co-occurring disorder from the criminal justice system to community-based services prior to arrest and booking.
The training is designed for juvenile justice system leaders and partners working to improve outcomes for youth in post-adjudication custody.
The program provides funding to aid federally recognized tribes and tribal consortia in developing comprehensive and coordinated approaches to public safety and victimization.
The training institute features a portfolio of on-site training opportunities addressing critical topics in juvenile justice, including probation system review training and multi-system information and data sharing.
This initiative supports research to test the effectiveness of combined strategies to both detect and intervene to reduce the risk of suicide behavior, suicide ideation, and non-suicidal self-harm among youth involved the justice system.