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Today in Juvenile Justice: Administrator Update, April 29, 2024

Liz Ryan

During the call held on April 29, 2024, Administrator Ryan highlighted National Child Abuse Prevention Month comes to an end, OJJDP’s priority of treating children as children, helping them mature into productive and healthy adults, particularly those kids with histories of trauma and child abuse. She also discussed OJJDP’s Victims of Child Abuse Act, (VOCAA) partners and the Office's collaboration to create a National Strategic Plan to enhance the multidisciplinary response to child abuse in America and clearly defines the priorities of the VOCAA partner agencies that we fund to provide training and technical assistance to the field.

Date Published: April 30, 2024