The following list was compiled by Scott Peterson of YouthBuild USA and Global Youth Justice, a link to contact Scott is located at the bottom of this list. If you find any of the links to be broken please contact both Scott and Rutgers SDFSC so that we can correct the problem. If you have any links that you think might be beneficial to others please contact Scott to have them included on the list.
Rutgers Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Project provide this information as a service to our site members. Inclusion on this list does not constitute the direct or indirect endorsement of any of the listed resources by the Rutgers Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Project
Hundreds of Links to Funding and Resources to include both public and private resources and links to get connected to the Criminal and Juvenile Justice System, Foster Care System, Youth Service, Youth Employment and much more.
Federal Grants Catalog at the Office of Faith and Community-Based Initiatives
Federal Financial Grants Management Training – Calendar w/Locations.
Office of National and Drug Control Policy at the White House (DFC Grants)
Community Capacity Development Office at the Office of Justice Programs
Reentry Web-Site from U.S. Department’s of Labor, Justice and more.
State Contacts for Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Funding
Funding from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
National Training and Technical Assistance Center for Juvenile Justice
Grants and Funding from the National Criminal Justice Reference Service
Funding Opportunities at the Administration for Children, Youth and Families/USDHHS
Opening Funding Resources from the Administration for Children, Youth and Families (ACYF)
Funding Opportunities at the Family and Youth Services Bureau at ACYF
Funding by Category at Administration for Children, Youth and Families (ACYF)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration at USDHHS
Outstanding Juvenile Justice Consultant – Ms. Marion Mattingly
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention at SAMHSA within USDHHS
Center for Disease Control – One of the Federal Governments Best Agencies!
Employment and Training Administration at the U.S. Department of Labor
CNCS Programs – AmeriCorps, SeniorCorps, Learn and Serve and VISTA, etc..
CNCS Programs – Martin Luther King Day, Next Generation and Challenge Grants, etc..
Connect for Kids – Join the Update – a leading National E-News !
Crime and Justice News by Criminal Justice Journalists – Daily News (outstanding)
The Crime Report - Check it out – great daily news and more !
The Brookings Institution and the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton
The Administration for Children, Youth and Families – Become a Peer Reviewer
American Youth Policy Forum – Resources, Research, E-News and Capitol Hill Forums
Campaign for Youth Justice – Get Involved to stop trying youth under 18 as Adults!
The Coalition for Juvenile Justice (CJJ) – Join and/or learn about CJJ!
Contact Your Members of Congress, State Governors, State Legislature, etc..
The National Partnership for Juvenile Services: Juvenile Detention and Corrections
Grant Station – an Interactive Grant Web-Site to help write and locate grants
Youth Service America (National Service Briefing, Grants, Resources, etc..)
Global Youth Service Day is the world’s largest service event – get your youth involved.
Interagency Panel on Juvenile Justice – A Global Effort – Outstanding.
National Fund for Workforce Solutions: Improve employment, labor, training for low-income.
Youth Today-The Largest Independent National Newspaper on Youth Issue more – Join today.
Mentor More Youth – The National Website Dedicated to helping you Recruit Mentors
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America – Become a Big for Little !
Act 4 Juvenile Justice –Getting the Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention Act Reauthorized
National Office of Communities in Schools – Helping Kids Stay in School
Division for Public Education at the American Bar Association
Center for Workforce Development at the Institute for Education Leadership
Peer Review for the Health Resources and Services Administration at HHS
Peer Review for the Substance and Mental Health Services Administration at HHS
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library – The Largest Private National Reading Program in the U.S.
The Historic Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans is an ideal and affordable location for Conferences, Trainings and your Meetings. Support New Orleans – they still need us.
The Corps Network – Strengthening America through Service and Conservation.
First Book – providing disadvantaged children with books and more
National Council to Prevent Delinquency – Outstanding Anti-Graffiti Resources
UNICEF – Support the United Nation’s Fund for the Most Vulnerable Children and Youth.
The 16th Annual Education and Law Conference in Maine this July 19-23, 2009
Criminal & Juvenile Justice, Foster Care, Youth Development, Service and more !
The Foundations Center – Listing of the top 100 Foundations with Links.
Grantmakers for Education Lists – About 150 Foundation Links!
***The JEHT Foundation was a leader in funding Criminal and Juvenile Justice projects and sadly the public lost the JEHT Foundation as a result of the evil crook named Bernie Madoff !
Submission Requirements: Complete on-line letter of inquiry. It is located at http://www.knightfoundation.org/grants/
firstname.lastname@example.org is the email.
Sentencing & Incarceration Alternatives– U.S. Justice Fund
William T. Grant Foundation
The Carnegie Foundation
Improving Boards, Committees
and more in the Private and Public Sector
A Guide to Successful Public-Private Partnerships for Youth Programs
Planning Guides – The 10 Step Guide to Planning a Youth Program
The U.K Launches their first Peer Panel/Youth Court in England.
A big thank you to Mr. Simon Evans and the staff at NACRO !!!
Join TheMonthlyNews@GlobalYouthJustice.org to be launched on September 1, 2009 – join more than 6,840 already subscribed to get the new Monthly E-News around the world on Youth Court, Teen Court, Peer Court, Student Court and Youth Peer Panels. To “subscribe” send an email to TheMonthlyNews@GlobalYouthJustice.org – this is an initiative of the new Global Youth Justice, LLC from Scott Peterson.
Technical Assistance and Training on Youth Court and Teen Court is available by emailing technicalassistance@GlobalYouthJustice.org
The National Data Collection Report on Youth Court and Teen Court by George Washington University – The Hamilton Fish Institute is available here for free:
The upcoming new Global Youth Justice Website on Youth Court and Teen Court – to be launched on September 1, 2009. http://globalyouthjustice.org/
The 1st Report to the Nation on Youth Courts and Teen Courts: 42 pages
ABC Worldwide News Broadcast of the Federal Grantmaking Scandal at the United States Department of Justice in 2008. Emmy Award winning ABC Investigative Journalist Mr. Brian Ross and Justice Department whistleblower Scott Peterson with Mr. Earl Dunlap, CEO of the National Partnership for Juvenile Services. See what the Bush administration was doing with our tax payer dollars – not even our most vulnerable children and youth were off limits for these fools and Bush appointed OJJDP Administrator J. Robert Flores and OJJDP Career Deputy Administrator Marilyn Roberts.
Youth Today and the Breaking News Story from Patrick Boyle that exposed the OJJDP Grant Making Scandal – read all about – see the actual government scoring charts that were disregarded in favor of kick-backs and cronyism and no-bid contracts.
YouthBuild USA – one of America’s Premiere National Non-Profits Making a Difference like so many other of the awesome groups listed on this resource list.
To contact Scott B. Peterson:
Somerville, MA 02144