The Iowa Office of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs will offer the second in a three part series on Civic Engagement on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at the DMACC Urban Campus in Des Moines from 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. in Building 1, Room #103. All are invited to join the conversation with state, local and national leaders. For more information and to RSVP contact Sanjita Pradhan at 515-281-4219 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Human Rights' Division of Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning (CJJP) was recently awarded a $735,000 competitive Second Chance Act Reentry Implementation Grant from the federal Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP). Iowa will focus on a 12-month period to reduce recidivism in Iowa’s juvenile justice system by enhancing reentry services for youth returning to their families and communities.