We received the following information in the inbox of Decarcerate the Garden State.
Since this information could be useful including to families of "system-involved" youth we are publicizing this information.
We do so as a public service but to be clear we are not the sponsoring organization, only forwarding information about this good effort of "Helping Parents Help Their Children"
Helping Parents Help Their Children
June 2016 Events
June 15, 2016, 11AM - 1PM: Support Group for Parents & Family Members Raising Children with Emotional and Behavioral Challenges
NJPC Office, Trinitas Regional Medical Center, 655 E Jersey Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07206. Registration is requested and Refreshments Served.
June 18, 2016, 11AM - 2PM: Legal Services Clinic
Free for parents and caregivers raising system-involved youth. Be sure to bring all your court documents, evaluations and anything else you may want an attorney to review on your behalf. Grassman Hall, Trinitas Regional Medical Center, 655 E Jersey Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07206. Refreshments Served.
June 18, 2016, 12PM-2 PM: Families' Coalition of Justice-Involved Youth Meeting
Open to parents, caregivers, and family members of youth involved in the justice system interested in reforming the juvenile justice system in New Jersey. Grassman Hall, Trinitas Regional Medical Center, 655 E Jersey Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07206. Refreshments Served.
June 28, 2016, 2016, 7PM-8PM: New Jersey Youth Coalition Meeting & Phone Conference
A phone conference open to youth who have current or prior or current involvement in the juvenile justice and/or mental health system. Contact Jose firstname.lastname@example.org or Duvall at 973-563-0660 or NJPC at 908-994-7257 to register and receive conference phone number and password.