"5 Questions for...Laurie Garduque, Director, Justice Reform, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation"
$500,000 To target outreach to new professional and policy groups and to support the national diffusion of Models for Change resources and innovations in juvenile defense policy and practice.
$495,000 To support the Mental Health and Juvenile Justice Collaborative for Change Resource Center.
$750,000 To advance effective local justice systems reform nationally by providing information, technical assistance, and support to county leaders on innovative policies and practices to improve public safety and reduce over-reliance on incarceration (over two years).
$750,000 To monitor and report changes in the national juvenile justice landscape through the Juvenile Justice GPS, Geography, Policy/Practice and Statistics website.
$310,000 To support a partnership with the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice to accelerate the pace of systems reform initiated under Illinois Models for Change.