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Have a Juvenile Record? Plan for Your Future!- Nebraska

The National Juvenile Defender Center and Legal Aid of Nebraska collaborated to put together this amazing guide to collateral consequences of juvenile court involvement in Nebraska.  You can find the pdf on our website, or contact christine.henningsen@unl.edu if you would like hard copies of this important resource for our youth and families.  

Our Work

Brief introduction to the Juvenile Training Immersion Program (JTIP) Curriculum, list of training events, and certified trainers.

Explanation of our advocacy efforts for systemic changes in Nebraska’s juvenile justice system.

List of local, state, and national initiatives NYA collaborates with in its advocacy efforts.

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