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NCJ Number: 69280 Find in a Library
Title: CITIZEN COMPONENT IN JUVENILE JUSTICE (FROM SIXTH NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON JUVENILE JUSTICE, 1979)
Author(s): J A EMBREE
Corporate Author: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
United States of America

National District Atorneys Assoc
United States of America

Teach 'Em Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Sponsoring Agency: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Reno, NV 89507
National District Atorneys Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Teach 'Em Inc
Chicago, IL 60611
Sale Source: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE ADVANTAGES AND ROLES OF COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS IN THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM ARE DISCUSSED.
Abstract: A PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR FOR A CALIFORNIA YOUTH AUTHORITY PAROLE PROGRAM SUGGESTS THAT CITIZEN INVOLVEMENT WILL LEAD TO A SENSE OF COMMUNITY RESPONSIBILITY AND TO MORE INFORMED LAWS. THEN, A VOLUNTEER OF NUMEROUS BOARDS OF YOUTH-SERVING AGENCIES LISTS ROLES THAT VOLUNTEERS CAN PLAY, SUCH AS WORKING IN ACTUAL SERVICE DELIVERY, IN FUND RAISING, ON POSTDISPOSITIONAL FOLLOWUPS, IN CONSTITUENCY REPRESENTATION, AND ON BRINGING PROFESSIONALS IN CONTACT WITH EACH OTHER. THE AUDIOTAPE CASSETTE IS INTENDED FOR GENERAL AUDIENCES. A TABLE OF CONTENTS IS INCLUDED, BUT OTHER SUPPORTING MATERIALS ARE NOT PROVIDED. FOR RELATED TAPES, SEE NCJ 69273-79 AND 69281-85.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Community involvement; Community support; Juvenile justice system; Volunteers; Workshops and seminars
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF ONE SIDE OF THE CASSETTE. FOR THE PROGRAMS WHICH COMPRISE THE REST OF THE CASSETTE, SEE NCJ-69278 AND NCJ-69279.
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