Tag: at-risk youth

Having Faith: Partnering with Religious Organizations to Help Combat Minority Youth Contact with Juvenile Courts

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In October 2010, we described how Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, hit the ground running with its DMC reduction work, implementing a detention risk assessment instrument and opening the County’s first evening reporting center in just one year’s time. This month, we highlight how Lancaster’s DMC Workgroup forged new partnerships with its faith-based community to better serve youth and families.

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