Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2011, $50,000)
The Title V Community Prevention Grants Program intends to reduce risks and enhance protective factors to prevent at-risk youth from entering the juvenile justice systems and to intervene with first-time and non-serious offenders to keep them out of the juvenile justice system.
The State of Rhode Island plans to fund one continuation sub-grantee program based on applicant's adherence to evidence based projects along with localities adherence to federal mandates. The program will address risk and protective factors in an effort to prevent youth from becoming involved in the juvenile justice system.
- Saratoga County Family Treatment Court Implementation
- The Colorado Partners in Youth Mentoring (CPYM) project is a collaborative effort among six Partners Mentoring Association (PMA) agencies across eleven counties in Colorado.
- Increasing Prevention and Enhancing Programming for Philadelphia's Children and Adolescents with Problematic Sexual Behaviors