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OJJDP FY 15 Second Chance Act Strengthening Families and Children of Incarcerated Parents

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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications to pilot programs that will strengthen the relationships between children, their caregivers, and their incarcerated parent(s) who is confined in a federal correctional facility. This program furthers the Department’s mission by supporting efforts to reduce recidivism and expanding services and education programs that strengthen an incarcerated parent’s engagement with his or her children and family.


Number of Awards: 3
Total Amount Awarded: $1,239,276

Date Created: May 12, 2015