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Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence Presents Final Findings, Recommendations to Attorney General from the US Department of Justice, 12/12/12

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Press release: “Attorney General Eric Holder’s Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence today presented its final report and policy recommendations gathered from public hearings held across the country over the past year. The task force report includes 56 recommendations and highlights the importance of identifying children who are victims or witnesses of violence and providing support and services to help them heal. It focuses on developing programs to help children access supportive and non-violent relationships with trusted adults in their homes and communities. The task force also calls for all children who enter the juvenile justice system to be screened for exposure to violence.”

Read the full release at: http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/2012/December/12-ag-1487.html