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JUMP stands for Juvenile Mentoring Program

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For example, evaluations of the federally-sponsored Juvenile Mentoring Program (JUMP) (3) and the Aftercare for Indiana through Mentoring (AIM) program (4) showed that mentoring services for youths involved in the juvenile justice system could improve outcomes by reducing aggression and delinquency.
A special section of this pre-professional practicum course was created for those interested in participating in a juvenile mentoring program designed for youth considered at risk for delinquency.
The Juvenile Mentoring Program (JUMP), which is administered by the DOJ's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), will provide one-to-one mentoring to at-risk youths in 20 states.
The Juvenile Mentoring Program will receive $12 million to continue efforts to reduce juvenile delinquency, improve academic performance, and reduce the drop-out rate among at-risk youth through the use of mentors by brining together young people in high crime areas with law enforcement and other responsible adults.
The Juvenile Mentoring Program will receive $12 million to continue efforts to reduce juvenile delinquency, improve academic performance, and reduce the drop-out rate among at-risk youth through the use of mentors by brining together young people in high crime areas with law enforcement and other responsible adults.
Juvenile Justice programs would receive a total $144 million to fund state formula grants ($70 million), prevention and treatment grants for juvenile gangs ($10 million), juvenile mentoring programs ($4 million), and $20 million for incentive grants for local delinquency prevention programs.