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Mentoring Remains Central to OJJDP’s Focus and Mission

Uploaded Date: 8/31/2022
Office of Justice Programs Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Amy L. Solomon addressed the 12th annual Summit, which was held remotely January 26–28. She called mentors vital for youth, particularly given the "formidable" challenges they face today—from rising violence to systemic inequities and the ongoing disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.