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Illinois

This state participates in the Federal Title II formula grants program.
Description

Review the following information to access contacts, funding information, state plans, performance measures, and more. 

 

OJJDP State Program Manager
Ricco Hall
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
202-305-5448
[email protected]

Juvenile Justice Specialist
Wendy Nussbaum
Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission
401 S Clinton
Chicago, IL 60607
312-793-3401
[email protected]

State Planning Agency Director
Karrie Rueter
Associate Director
Department of Human Services
823 E Monroe
Springfield, IL 62701
217-557-2943
[email protected]

State Advisory Group Chair
Hon. George Timberlake, Retired
703 N. Cherry Street
Mt. Carmel, IL 62863
618-237-3004
gwtimberl[email protected]

Compliance Monitor
Dick Walsh
Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission
333 S. Wabash, Suite 2750
Chicago, IL 60604
312-861-6600
[email protected]

DMC Coordinator
Olivia Wilks
Director of Juvenile Justice Programs
Illinois Collaboration on Youth
333 S. Wabash, Suite 2750
Chicago, IL 60604
312-861-6600
[email protected]

The OJJDP Title II Formula Grants Program provides funding to support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects, directly or through grants and contracts with public and private agencies, for the development of more effective education, training, research, prevention, diversion, treatment, and rehabilitation programs, as well as justice system improvement efforts.

The Formula Grants Program is authorized under the JJDP Act of 1974, as amended, at 34 U.S.C. § 11131-11133. Pursuant to Part B of Title II of the JJDP Act, to receive formula grants, states must submit a plan for carrying out Formula Grants Program activities applicable to a 3-year period.

Title II Formula Grant Eligibility: Participating State

Distribution of Formula Grants for Fiscal Year 2018

FY 2018 Prison Rape Elimination (PREA) Award Amount n/a
FY 2018 Formula Grant Award Level $1,525,279
     Non-Compliance Reduction $0
     State Award Level Less Non-Compliance $1,525,279
     Less PREA Reduction $0
     FY 2018 Title II Allocation $1,526,440
     FY 2018 Title II Non Compliance Redistribution $21,429
     FY 2018 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $3,137
     FY 2017 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $3,061
     PREA FY 2017 Award Amount in Abeyance n/a
     FY 2016 Wisconsin Non-Compliance Redistribution $19,531
Total FY 18 Title II Award $1,573,598
FY 2018 Estimates for the Native American Pass-through Amount n/a

Learn about the methodology for determining the distribution of Juvenile Justice Formula Grants by State.

View charts of formula grant funds for all states and territories by fiscal year.

 


Active Awards in Illinois

Below find active OJJDP awards in Illinois. These include Title II awards and all other funding from OJJDP.