Skip to main content

School-Based Diversion: Strategic Innovations from the Mental Health/Juvenile Justice Action Network

Published Apr 1, 2011, National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice

Download (186 KB)


This report provides a detailed update and summary on the work of the MH/JJ Action Network's School-Based Diversion Strategic Innovation Group.  The four participating states (Connecticut, Illinois, Ohio and Washington) developed school-based diversion initiatives that target youth with mental health needs who are at risk of involvement with the juvenile justice system.

Supported by

Models for Change is supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, website operated by Justice Policy Institute.