Request for Proposal: Addressing Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy in Dependency and Juvenile Delinquency Courts

Request for Proposal: Addressing Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy in Dependency and Juvenile Delinquency Courts

Want to improve educational and economic outcomes for youth involved in the child welfare or juvenile justice systems? The National Campaign is calling all Dependency and Juvenile Delinquency Courts to apply for and receive FREE intensive training and technical assistance on the When You Decide: A Judges Guide to Pregnancy Prevention Among Foster Youth Toolkit.

The objectives of this project are to (1) increase judicial and key staff knowledge about evidence-based strategies to prevent teen and unplanned pregnancy and (2) increase the comfort of judges and stakeholders in ensuring foster youth in their care receive the appropriate support and information shown to reduce teen and unplanned pregnancy.

The deadline to submit applications is midnight, Eastern Time on May 5, 2017.  Applicants can expect to be notified of award decisions by June 5, 2017.

Publication date: March 2017

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