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Aftercare/reentry

OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2022

This issue's Message from the Acting Administrator and top story recognize Second Chance Month and highlight OJJDP's efforts to help young people successfully reenter the community.

April is Second Chance Month!

The Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs is observing Second Chance Month to support successful reentry of formerly incarcerated adults and youth.

OJJDP FY 2022 Second Chance Act Youth Reentry Program

Closing Date
Grants.gov Deadline
Application JustGrants Deadline
This program furthers the Department of Justice's mission by reducing recidivism among youth returning to their communities following confinement and under community supervision, while promoting the fair administration of justice and advancing public safety.