Proven Solutions: Community Investments That Transform Youth Justice

To celebrate our 50th Anniversary, NCYL launched a new series of live events! Our inaugural event will focused on the youth justice system. 

California is a leader in juvenile justice system reform. But how did change happen, and what's next for California's youth justice advocates? This live moderated panel will feature experts who have been instrumental on California's path to change. They will discuss the critical components of affecting real transformation and the future of innovation in California and beyond. Speakers include:

  • James Bell, Founding President of the W. Haywood Burns Institute
  • Elizabeth Calvin, Senior Advocate, Children's Rights Division, Human Rights Watch
  • Frankie Guzman, Director, Youth Justice Initiative, National Center for Youth Law
  • Joycelyn, Young Women's Freedom Center