State and National Policy Reform Initiatives

Strategies for Youth issues statements on decrees, policies and legislation. These are some of our statements.

Justice Roundtable Coalition Letter to Congress Urging COVID-19 Protections for the Incarcerated

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, individuals incarcerated in and working at U.S. prisons, jails, and detention centers face a public health crisis due to existing unsanitary and overcrowded conditions of confinement. Strategies for Youth is a signatory on this coalition letter to Congress urging provisions in the COVID-19 response package to protect, release, and support reentry of incarcerated people.

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NJJDPC Letter Urging a Yes Vote on HR 494

Strategies for Youth joins cosigners from the National Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Coalition to encourage representatives to vote “yes” on H.R. 494, the “Tiffany Joslyn Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2019.”

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