February 1, 2018


California Juvenile Justice Practitioners' Toolkit

Placement Narratives

  1. Probation General Supervision
  2. Probation Foster Care Placement
  3. Extended Foster Care

Local Spotlights

  1. Alameda County: Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Advocacy Trust
  2. Los Angeles County: Probation Permanency Collaborative
  3. Marin County: Marin Youth Home (MY Home)
  4. Riverside County: Youth Accountability Teams (YAT)
  5. San Francisco County: Juvenile Collaborative Re-entry Unit (JCRU)

Special Populations

  1. Youth with High Level Mental Health Needs and/or Disabilities
  2. Homeless and Unaccompanied Youth
  3. Pregnant and Parenting Youth
  4. Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Survivors

Funding Streams for Probation-Involved Youth

Placement and Housing

  1. Foster Care Funding
  2. Subsidized Permanency Funding
    • Adoption Assistance Program (AAP)
    • Kinship Guardianship Assistance (Kin-GAP)
  3. Transitional Housing Programs
    • Transitional Housing Placement Program (THPP)
    • Transitional Housing Placement Plus Foster Care (THP+FC)
    • Transitional Housing Placement Plus (THP-Plus)
    • Supervised Independent Living Placement (SILP)
  4. California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs)
  5. Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

Health, Mental Health and Substance Abuse

  1. Medi-Cal
  2. CalFresh
  3. Social Security Benefits
    • Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and State Supplemental Payments (SSP)
    • Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
    • Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)
  4. Regional Center Services
  5. Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)
    • Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI)
    • Community Services and Supports (CSS)
  6. Mentally Ill Offender Crime Reduction (MIOCR)
  7. 2011 Public Safety Realignment / AB 109
  8. California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP)
  9. California Violence Intervention and Prevention Program (CalVIP)
  10. Juvenile Accountability Block Grant (JABG)
  11. Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act (JJCPA)
  12. Juvenile Probation Funding
  13. Juvenile Reentry Grant (JRG)
  14. Wraparound Services Program / SB 163
  15. Youthful Offender Block Grant (YOBG)

Education and Employment

  1. California Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) – Supplemental Grant
  2. Proposition 47 – The Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act
  3. Federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
    • Title I, Part A
    • Title I, Part D
  4. Federal Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA)
  5. Federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act
  6. Federal Second Chance Act
  7. Financial Aid and In-State Tuition for Post-Secondary Education
    • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
    • Chafee Grants
    • Federal Pell Grants
    • California Community Colleges Board of Governors (BOG) Fee Waiver
    • Cal Grants
    • In-State Tuition
  8. Independent Living Program (ILP)
  9. Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Program



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