Juvenile Re-entry to Nebraska’s Rural Communities

Teaching & Engagement, 2013


Results

Matched college student mentors from rural towns with youth committed to the Youth Rehabilitation Centers in Kearney, Neb., and Geneva, Neb. Student mentors worked with youth on educational, employment and social skills and other goals.

Contributors

Anne Hobbs (PI), University of Nebraska at Omaha, Criminology and Criminal Justice
Julie Campbell (co-PI), University of Nebraska at Kearney, Criminology

Partners

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Geneva, Neb., and Kearney, Neb., Youth Rehabilitation Centers

In the News

Doing Good: Reentry Mentor Helps Juvenile Get Back on her Feet

Contact: Anne Hobbs, ahobbs@unomaha.edu