The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, May/June 2021. This issue's Message From the Acting Administrator focuses on National Drug Court Month. The top story highlights OJJDP's support for drug courts benefitting youth, families and Tribal communities. The Youth Voices column describes how an OJJDP-supported juvenile drug treatment court in DeKalb County, GA, helped one participant become drug-free and recommit to graduating from high school. The Tribal Connections section highlights fiscal year 2021 funding opportunities benefiting Tribal youth, efforts to engage with youth via digital platforms, and technical assistance for Tribal Juvenile Healing to Wellness Courts from the Tribal Youth Resource Center.
Other features in this issue—
Attorney General Offers Remarks at National Missing Children's Day Virtual Commemoration
OJJDP Releases New Fiscal Year 2021 Funding Opportunities
OJJDP Acting Administrator and Staff Participate in Juvenile Justice Conference
Stakeholder's Corner: Colorado Drug Treatment Court Helps Families Mend
Research Central: Assessing the Impact of Juvenile Justice Reform in Kentucky
New OJJDP Tribal Funding Opportunities Available
Leveraging Digital Tools To Connect With Tribal Youth
Stakeholder's Corner: Supporting Tribal Juvenile Healing to Wellness Courts
Tribal Publications and Events
News in Brief
OJJDP News @ a Glance, May/June 2021 (NCJ 300802) is available online.