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May 2020: Urge Lawmakers to Help Protect Justice-Involved Youth by Supporting the HEROES Act!

Join us in asking Congress to approve the HEROES Act and to support the bill's $75 million for rapid response grants to help young people and staff in facilities.

Our one-minute alert below makes it easy to write your Congressional representatives today!



Please spread the word by sending your networks to ACT4JJ’s JJDPA Matters Action Center, powered by SparkAction.org.

There, you’ll find:

  • A blog series on Why JJDPA Matters
  • An easy-to-use zip code  action alert to support funding for the JJDPA and information on what's in the law
  • Resources and information from fellow coalition members and allies

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