Raising the Age Resources
- VideosNovember 18, 2019
This new video from Public Welfare, highlights the incredible work our partners in Colorado are doing to shift resources from government criminal justice syste…
- Press ReleasesSeptember 16, 2019
The Board of Directors of Public Welfare Foundation approved over $2.1 million in grants to six organizations, including $800,000 as part of the Workers’ Right…
Raise the Age
Campaign For Youth Justice
The Campaign for Youth Justice (CFYJ) is a national initiative focused entirely on ending the practice of prosecuting, sentencing, and incarcerating youth under the age of 18 in the adult criminal justice system. The campaign utilizes both federal and state-level strategies for youth justice reform across the United States.
Michigan Council on Crime and Delinquency
MCCD is working to raise the age of juvenile justice jurisdiction in Michigan to 18 to ensure that youth are kept out of the adult court system. It also works to support innovative programming for LGBTQ involved youth in Detroit.