ADVOCATE

ADVOCATE


Empowered Youth champions causes, policies and issues affecting young men involved in the Juvenile System.

Help us advocate and educate the public about Juvenile Justice Reform.

Join advocates, policymakers, stakeholders and families in changing policy in four areas where current practice is incompatible with healthy adolescent development:

  • Prosecution of youth in the adult criminal system
  • Solitary confinement
  • Confidentiality of juvenile records
  • Courtroom shackling

OUR & YOUR PURPOSE:

  • Promote public awareness and education on juvenile justice issues
  • Contribute to the development of public policy regarding juvenile justice issues
  • Support evaluation of and research on juvenile justice issues

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