OJJDP Mentoring Program

Link

https://ojjdp.ojp.gov/programs/mentoring

Sponsoring Organization

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

Description

Describes opportunities and resources related to mentoring, including relevant research, programmatic grants, training and technical assistance, and publications. Aims to increase access to effective mentoring services for youth in hopes of reducing youth substance use, aggression, depression, and criminal behavior while improving self-esteem, academic performance, and peer relationships.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Crime Reduction • Substance Use Disorder • Youth