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Youth Re-Entry from Confinement: Challenges, Legal Rights, Best Practices


November 21, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Center for Children’s Advocacy Seminar Series

Advocacy for Youth and Young Adults Re-Entering from Confinement

Important panel discussion about the needs of youth re-entering the community, relevant legal rights, challenges faced, best practices.

Panel Bios

Tenille Bonilla, Justice Advisor, CT Juvenile Justice Alliance
Greg Brunson, Director of Re-Entry, Domus Kids Inc.
Hernán Carvente Martinez, National Youth Partnership Strategist at Youth First Initiative
James Connolly, Esq., Deputy Director of Delinquency Defense, Office of the Chief Public Defender
Scott Erfe, Director of Administration, CT Department of Correction
Marisa Halm, Esq., Director, TeamChild Youth Justice Project, Center for Children’s Advocacy (moderator)
Dan Rezende, Executive Director, Connecticut Junior Republic

Resources

Do’s and Don’ts for Reducing Recidivism
The Connecticut Experiment: Young Brains are Still Evolving

Date:
November 21, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact:
Bonnie Berk
Where:
UConn Law School, Starr Hall
45 Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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Phone:
8605705327
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