Removing Barriers for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
Consequences of Juvenile Records: They Are Not Collateral and They Can Be Forever
Having a juvenile offense record can stigmatize youth and affect their reintegration into society. Reentering youth face many challenges, such as continuing their education and obtaining housing and employment, and develop strategies to address these barriers. This OJJDP-sponsored Webinar is the first in a series on removing barriers for youth in the juvenile justice system and explores the consequences of a juvenile record and how to reduce the stigma resulting from juvenile adjudications.
Learn strategies to reduce the harm stemming from juvenile adjudications and records
Build a coalition of people who are interested in limiting electronic mass distribution of juvenile records