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Services that Promote Equality within the Juvenile Justice System The DMC Reduction Committee (DMC) works to ensure that children and youth who come into contact with the Montgomery County, Maryland juvenile justice system receive equal and fair treatment, regardless of race or ethnicity.  Advisor: Elijah Wheeler, Montgomery County Collaboration Council
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  • Success The DMC Reduction Committee (DMC) works to ensure that children and youth who come into contact with the Montgomery County, Maryland juvenile justice system receive equal and fair treatment, regardless of race or ethnicity.
  • Strategies Key Strategies for Equal Justice for All Youth
  • Results One way we measure our progress in Equal Justice for All Youth is by tracking specific indicators and program performance.
  • Funding Several sources of funding are available for programs that serve children, youth and families.
  • Training Providing training and technical assistance to increase organizations or partnerships abilities

Sites with Information on Social Justice

Presented here are sites with information on promoting Social Justice for All Youth.
  • Coalition for Juvenile Justice The Coalition for Juvenile Justice (CJJ) envisions a nation where fewer children are at risk of delinquency; and if they are at risk or involved with the justice system, they and their families receive every possible opportunity to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives.
  • National Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Coalition NJJDPC is a collaborative array of youth- and family- serving, social justice, law enforcement, corrections, and faith-based organizations, working to ensure healthy families, build strong communities and improve public safety by promoting fair and effective policies, practices and programs for youth involved or at risk of becoming involved in the juvenile and criminal justice systems.
  • Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) OJJDP, a component of the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, accomplishes its mission by supporting states, local communities, and tribal jurisdictions in their efforts to develop and implement effective programs for juveniles. The Office strives to strengthen the juvenile justice system’s efforts to protect public safety, hold offenders accountable, and provide services that address the needs of youth and their families.
  • Governor’s Office for Children Works collaboratively to create and promote an integrated, community-based service delivery system for Maryland’s children, youth and families.

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Presented here are articles of interest and information on local, statewide and national initiatives for Social Justice for Youth.
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