Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $200,000)
The OJJDP FY 10 Earmarks Program furthers the Department's mission by providing grants, cooperative agreements, and other assistance authorized by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended, to organizations identified in the Conference Report to accompany the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-117), H.R. Conf. Rep. No. 111-366 at 702-714.
The goal of the Family Disintegration Prevention and Assistance Project is to build and enhance familial, academic, and economic protective factors in children and families that effectively prevent school failure, delinquency, substance abuse, and gang involvement. The project activities will focus on building and enhancing key protective factors in areas identified as being the greatest areas of risk in the community: family functioning, school success, and economic stability.