Juvenile Crime Prevention Council Seeks Applicants for North Carolina Division of Juvenile Justice Funding
Durham, NC –The Durham County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) is now accepting proposals for juvenile crime intervention/prevention programs to be funded by North Carolina Division of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) funds for the State Fiscal Year 2019-2020. These funds are allocated to Durham County to support community programs serving Durham County delinquent and at-risk youth, between the ages of 7 and 17, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019.
The DJJ priority for the use of these State funds is to support community-based programs that strengthen and expand needed juvenile court sanctions and treatment services. Programs requesting funding must address identified “Risk Factors” and should provide treatment, rehabilitation, and/or academic enhancement as prioritized by the Durham County JCPC as described in the “Request for Proposals” (RFP) found on the Durham County Criminal Justice Resource Center website.
Any local, public agency, 501 (c) (3) non-profit organizations, or housing authority interested in applying for these funds must complete and submit an online application by visiting https://cp.ncdjjdp.org/CP/. Applicants needing additional assistance with the application process can view self-help videos on the webpage by clicking on the help tab.
To properly pursue funding, applicants must attend a Mandatory Funding Application Training on Thursday, March 14th, from 1:30 PM-2:30 PM in the Multipurpose Room at the Criminal Justice Resource Center, 326 East Main Street.
For questions about funding awarded by the DJJ, contact Walter Crews, Area Consultant, Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice at (919) 214-2348.