Luncheon with Melodee Hanes of OJJDP: The Third Event in NCCD's Policy and Practice Series

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Luncheon with Melodee Hanes of OJJDP: The Third Event in NCCD's Policy and Practice Series

June 25 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm | San Francisco, CA
Speaker(s)
Melodee Hanes
Acting Administrator in the Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
George Gascon
San Francisco District Attorney

In addition to NCCD, this luncheon was co-sponsored by The California Endowment, The California Wellness Foundation, Futures Without Violence, Rosenberg Foundation, and Sierra Health Foundation.

With a special introduction and welcoming remarks by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón.

The discussion focused on OJJDP's work and major initiatives as they relate to the opportunities and challenges in California. Melodee Hanes addressed topics such as: school discipline and school-to-prison pipeline issues; the Attorney General's Defending Childhood Task Force, its past hearings, upcoming report, and work around children exposed to violence; the recently released Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) standards; and healthy developmental tracks for those involved in the juvenile justice system.

The luncheon began at 12:00 pm, with Melodee Hanes' remarks followed by a facilitated Q&A session. This event was free and open to the public, with lunch provided. For more information, please contact Michelle Ghafar.

Alumni Center at UC Hastings College of the Law
200 McAllister Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco 94102