Commission on Youth at Risk

Youth At Risk Commission Meeting 2017





CLE: Ending the Epidemic of Youth Gun Violence: 

10:30am – 12pm
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Grand Suite 5, East Tower, Ballroom Level

Commission meeting: 

Public is invited, 1:30 – 4:00pm


Children’s Breakfast: 

Speaker is Abby Leibman, President and CEO, Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger.  She’ll talk about how lawyers can address food insecurity for children, youth and young adults.


Learn how legal service providers are currently bringing legal aid to young people struggling with homelessness; and, find out how you can get training and technical assistance for your legal service program.


Read Preventing Homelessness for System-Involved Youth, which appeared in the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Juvenile and Family Court Journal.


Hunger impacts youth and young adults, whether homeless or not.  Read Addressing Food Insecurity Among Transition Youth, by Quynh Bail and Caroline Liu.

2017 Policy/Standards
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  • What We Do

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