Fairness, Dignity, and Opportunity for all of Louisiana’s Children
June 19, 2015
On June 18, LCCR came together with statewide youth-serving organizations at the annual meeting of the Louisiana Partnership for Children & Families to discuss successes, disappointments, and lessons learned from our legislative juvenile justice reform agenda. Read more >
June 19, 2015
It’s easy to imagine the criminal justice system as what we see on TV: the police, the courts, and the prisons. But for those who... Read more >
May 14, 2015
On June 25 and 26, LCCR will join with the Louisiana Public Defender Board to host a free training on successfully litigating cases for children... Read more >
I can help the most vulnerable population of New Orleans access the best social, educational and community services. This is a chance to work with young people who have fallen through the cracks of the system. No young person should fall into the juvenile justice system – but we can ensure that being system-involved is not the end of the road.
Heather Kindschy, Social Worker
All kids deserve somebody to fight for them.
Jordan McEntyre, Staff Attorney
They give you lawyers when you go to juvenile... And just so happened I got a lawyer called Nelson Bowman and me and him became very close friends…. Me and Bowman just spent time, he would come to my house, see how I was doing, this and that. And then I met Ms. Laura, she was his assistant. And we've just been like a whole family... You'd be surprised how many people be behind you after something like that happens.
Our kids are good kids. And kids who can do well, will do well. We just need to give them the opportunity.
Meghan Garvey, Managing Director
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