CSG Webinar: Veterans in the Criminal Justice System
April 12, 2018
The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance is hosting a webinar, Addressing the Needs of Veterans in the Criminal Justice System, on Thursday, April 26 from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm.
The webinar will provide an overview of national estimates of incarcerated veterans; explain components of the Veterans Health Administration’s veterans justice programs; expand awareness of the needs of veterans in the justice system; and discuss new developments in the Veterans Administration and community interventions to provide services to veterans in the criminal justice system.
Featured presenters are: Jessica Blue-Howells, LCSW, National Coordinator, Health Care for Reentry Veterans, Veterans Administration; Sean Clark, JD, National Coordinator, Veterans Justice Outreach, Veterans Administration; Maria Fryer, Policy Advisor for Substance Abuse and Mental Health, Bureau of Justice Assistance, US Department of Justice and Mark Stovell, Policy Analyst, The Council of State Governments Justice Center.
For additional information and to register for the webinar, please click here.