Young people must have opportunities for full participation in decisions that affect their lives and supports that facilitate meaningful involvement. This participation is a cornerstone of healthy, positive development. All youth have inherent strengths and potential, regardless of their situations. Positive development and rich learning experiences through the design of policy services and supports are key to young people’s success.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
- Community-Based Prevention
LEGISLATION & ADMINISTRATION ACTION
- CWLA Testimony Submitted to the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Youth and Families for the Hearing on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: Preventing Juvenile Crime at School and in the Community (3/18/99)
- CWLA Testimony Submitted to the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime for the Hearing on Putting Consequences Back into Juvenile Justice at the Federal, State, and Local Levels (3/10/99 & 3/11/99)